## How Do Gears Work?

It’s not a very common thing to find someone who doesn’t know what a gear is. They’re everywhere in the world, on everything from bikes to buses, and have been for generations. Here we’ll take a closer look at exactly what a gear is, how it’s made, and how it works. What is a Gear? … Read more

## How to Avoid Silly Mistakes in Maths(With Examples & Ways to Correct)

Maths is most people’s favourite subject in school, so what can possibly go wrong with it? It’s supposed to be simple and easy. But even for people who were good at it at school, it can be difficult to remember many of the basic things. In fact, it’s only once you’re out of school that … Read more

## Chess End Games (With Examples)

Endgames in chess can be very complex and intimidating for beginners. But, the truth is that there are many different types of chess endgame and mastering them all is not necessary. Just learning the basics of a few of the basic endgames will put you one step ahead of other chess players. The principles of … Read more

## Types of Chess Checkmate

Chess is a board strategy game played by two players on a chessboard. The game is very famous all around the world and is played by people of all ages. The principal purpose of the game is to “checkmate” the opponent by capturing his/her king in an inescapable way. In addition to checkmate, the game … Read more

## Chess Rating Explained (Chess Rating Calculator Included)

What is chess rating and how is it calculated? All the chess players want to know what their chess rating is. These ratings help in determining the chess ranking of a player and are most widely used to analyze the performance of a chess player. Let’s understand how the chess rating of a player is … Read more

## Synthetic Division (With Steps & Examples)

There are several ways to divide a polynomial by another. The most basic way to do it is by using long division. But long division is very lengthy and time consuming. Especially for higher degree polynomials, long division take pretty long time to get a quotient and remainder. Synthetic Division is easy, fast and very … Read more

## Instruction Cycle In Computer Architecture (Explained In Simple Language)

Computer architecture is the study of how computers process data. It is a vast and complex field but can be broken down into three basic steps: input, processing, and output. In the instruction cycle in computer organization, the input stage is where the computer receives instructions from the user. The processing stage is where the … Read more

## Number Systems Used in Computers

Computers interpret numbers differently from humans and thus require a different number system altogether. Whenever we type something on a device, those letters convert into certain numbers which only the computer can understand.  Since computers understand the language of switch ON (1) and switch OFF (0), the binary number system is the most commonly used … Read more