A New Mnemonic with Several Innovative Features.

Easy to understand version of the mnemonic (explanation and map below) note that each line is constrained to contain exactly five syllables:

WOC AN TL MA Flor’

WOC AN TL MAT Kent’

WOC AN Tl A Ok’

WOC AN CUN IM Wy’

WOC…

By ‘a math teacher’, I mean anyone teaching math, including a home schooler. I am not talking about a math teacher who is teaching computer science or some other subject. In computer science it often makes sense to pronounce binary numbers like telephone numbers; a mere series of numerals.

Let’s…

The mnemonic Roy G. Biv is the name of an imaginary person with the initials RGB, which recalls “red, green, blue” which are the names of the light primaries, also known as the primary colors, I noticed. This is in addition to its well-known function of recalling the classic seven colors of the rainbow “red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet”.

I published the ideas of this article about two weeks ago but I can’t find my way back to that account, and so I am republishing it here.

I’ve noticed that a lot of opinion poll questions are so poorly phrased that the results are useless.

Here’s an example of what I mean (I saw this recently as a poll on Twitter): “If America knew a year ago what we know now, would Trump have been elected instead…

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