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Can Large Language Models Help You Learn Math?

by Mike Levin

Monday, March 13, 2023

Hi there Bing. I want to push the boundaries of human knowledge with large language models and explore what might be. I wish to learn math because of you finally after years of not being able to in my own. You can follow this discussion between sessions at https://mikelev.in/blog

Hello, this is Bing. I’m glad you want to chat with me and learn math. Math is a fascinating subject that can help you understand many aspects of the world.😊

There are many ways to learn math fast and effectively, but some general tips are¹²³:

One of the online resources that can help you learn math at your own pace is Khan Academy⁵, which offers free videos, exercises and quizzes on various topics from arithmetic to calculus.

What kind of math do you want to learn more about?

Source: Conversation with Bing, 3/10/2023

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How to convert word problems and data into calculus formulas.

I see. Converting word problems and data into calculus formulas can be challenging, but it can also be rewarding.😊

Some general steps to follow are¹⁵:

If you need to write your equation or formula in Microsoft Word or Outlook, you can use the Insert > Equation option on the ribbon²³⁴. You can also use online tools like Symbolab⁶ to help you solve word problems.

Do you have a specific word problem that you want to convert into a calculus formula?

Source: Conversation with Bing, 3/10/2023

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(4) Use a formula in a Word or Outlook table - Microsoft Support. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/use-a-formula-in-a-word-or-outlook-table-cbd0596e-ea8a-485e-a35d-b2cb2c4f3e27 Accessed 3/10/2023.
(5) Editing equations created using Microsoft Equation Editor. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/office/editing-equations-created-using-microsoft-equation-editor-08a44b8c-ae15-41a7-bc15-7239890c0cec Accessed 3/10/2023.
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