Tag: Math

Couples Voting Across Party Lines

Earlier today Nate Silver (@natesilver538)¬†tweeted out these graphs that show how the the country would go in the 2016 elections if only women voted or if only men voted. There isn’t much information on¬†the data of these images but it does clearly show a large divide across gender lines, and it got me thinking, once …

Math, #40toNoneDay

On April 27th I saw on Twitter, a hashtag #40toNoneDay which was referencing the fact that 40% of homeless youths identify as LGBTQ. This is a staggering number, 40%. I thought that this number needed much more analysis. According to Wikipedia, the total number of homeless youths out there is about 2.5 million in 2013. …