## 10 Examples of Nonlinear Relationships in Real Life

Before studying nonlinear relationships, you likely were introduced to linear relationships. This introduction gives you a much simpler way of creating and using predictive models.   However, without studying nonlinear relationships, much of the world around us would not be understood. That is because most physical and statistical situations in the real world are nonlinear and …

## 10 Examples of Isosceles Triangles in Real Life

Triangles are one of the most common geometric shapes we encounter daily. Our food, jewelry, and the structures around us feature these fascinating shapes. However, have you ever taken the time to observe these triangles and determine what type of triangles they are? There are different types of triangles. These include equilateral, scalene, and isosceles …

## 10 Examples of Decimals in Real Life

Decimal numbers are numbers with a point placed in them to separate some of their digits. For example, the decimal number 98.04 has a point between 8 and 0.  Decimals are just a different way of expressing fractions. For example, you can express 1/4 as 0.25. This is done by dividing your fraction completely so that you …

## 8 Examples of Optimization Problem in Real Life

Optimization has become a buzzword today. The world is all about optimization. When something is optimized, it is at its ‘best. Engineers are constantly looking for ways to get the best performance out of machines. Athletes look for ways to get their bodies to perform at the best level. We look for ways to push …