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My father taught only math.
What the mortgage bubble was all about was big banks like Goldman Sachs taking big bundles of subprime mortgages that were lent out largely to low-income, highly risky borrowers, and applying this kind of magic-pixie-dust math to these bundles of securities and slapping AAA ratings on them.
I was always very strong in math, physics and calculus.
When I went into the seminary, I was one of those victims of New Math and had not had Algebra I and had no idea what we were doing in New Math in the ninth grade. But when I went into the seminary, they had gone the traditional route and taught first-year algebra.
There are some parts I like about school. I like math a lot, and I like physics.
I’ve been on swims where people have freaked out about sharks. You have to think about something else, otherwise it will absolutely paralyze you. I do math problems, anything.
I’m bad at math.
Math – it’s not my best subject.
Almost 50 years old now, some 30 years after graduation, I look at my Caltech classmates and conclude that math whizzes do not take over the world.
Everyone has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made it through fifth-grade math, you can do it.
My best subjects were chemistry and math.
Math, it’s a puzzle to me. I love figuring out puzzles.
I was particularly good at math and science.
I enjoyed like nothing else working in pure math, discovering new formulas.
On A Beautiful Mind, there was a wall of math.