Real World Math - Designing A Dream House
Discover the important mathematical concepts in architecture and design. Practice common math skills used in designing a building.
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This class will take a look at the main mathematical concepts used when designing a house. First we will talk about design fundamentals, like using the golden ratio and why this is so commonly used in design. Then we will sketch out some pictures of a dream house and use these pictures as reference. Then we will talk about how the design must meet practical requirements. For example, building codes require windows to have a minimum size or the building to have a maximum height, weather...
Please bring a pencil Standard lined paper Graph paper or engineering pad Eraser Straight edge Calculator
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Eric SpieringLearning should be fun!
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Hello! I teach math, music and artistic software classes. I have a degree in Chemical Engineering and paid for most of my school with music scholarships to play my saxophone for the school. I believe that learning the fundamentals of a subject...