MI Theory Oxford Dictionaries defines intelligence is the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills. Merriam-Webster defines intelligence is the ability to learn or understand things or to deal with new or difficult situations. The focus of this article is acquiring knowledge and learning or understanding things. In 1983, Harvard University Professor Dr. Howard …

### Graph Theory as the Base of Four Color Theorem

Graphs Graph is a structure of a number of points and their connections within. The points are called Vertices (Vertex in singular). Connections are called Edges. Planner Graphs are those where the vertices can be placed in a way so that no edge will go over other edges. Planner graph can be drawn on a …

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### History of Four Color Theorem

This is one of the most famous mathematical theories or problems. Many years were spent for finding the solution of this at least 150-year old problem. Mathematicians and some curious amateurs thought on this in different times. Some could not find any solution and some others, in their own words, did find the solution. Sometimes, …

### Pigeonhole Principle

Pigeonhole Principle is one of the interesting counting principle theories in Mathematics. The principle says, if there is k+1 pigeons and k holes then, there will be one hole with more than one pigeons. In general, the principle is: if there are n+k pigeons and k holes then, there will be n/k or more pigeons …

### Educational Theories for Bangladesh

Introduction: Education is as old as the human civilization. Learning is older. Each and every species in the world continuously learn throughout their lives and add some progress for the next generations. Through such an eternal journey of learning we had become developed enough to be called homo sapience. Educational theories identified and developed by …

### Why STEM Education is Necessary for Bangladesh?

What is STEM? STEM is the short form of four subject names: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. This is a specialized subject focus in education particularly in the secondary and higher secondary level so that the student can choose a right track in their tertiary education. There is no specific education called STEM education, which …

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### Claps for Music

Suman Chattapaddhyaya (Later known as Kabir Suman) came to Dhaka, Bangladesh in 1996 for his music performance. The audience of the program, held in the indoor stadium at Mirpur, was not inspiring enough for the artiste as Suman was not receiving claps on perfect beats. He then sang another song on easy beats and asked …

### Nazrul’s Taals

The National Poet, song writer (and composer) Kazi Nazrul Islam also introduced some new chhandas on which new taals can be made. The new chhanda, rhythm, is to be sufficient to become a Taal when it is presented with some appropriate sounds, the Tabla notes. Unfortunately, the Taals were not really constructed and used in …

### Taals created by Tagore

Taal Taal in Great Indian Music is the cycle of beats that repeats through the whole piece of musical composition. Some compositions may have a combination of Taals, that is, a mix of more than one types of beat cycles. Tempo of a composition is counted by time, and the smallest piece of the time …

### The Baby Earth

[Written in September 2006] How much I can tolerate? How much a man can tolerate? Is there any limit or should there be any limit? Or can we just say ‘.. .. well this is the limit up to which you shall tolerate. You are allowed not to tolerate anymore when the limit is …