Author Archives: Ashanti Joi Rubin

Write and Respond 2

Being a person who loves math, I was a little caught off guard when I first entered this course. I thought that I would have a semester filled with problem solving questions and algebraic equations. When I realized that I … Continue reading

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Pesticides are the new Pests

In an article released by sciencenews.org, they mentioned that pesticides are now being found in foods that we would never think they would ever be in. In this specific article, the food they wrote about was, honey. Neonicotinoid pesticides are … Continue reading

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Write and Respond 1: My Water Footprint

Living in a place where fresh, clean water is always accessible, it is not too often that I think about how much water I consume on a daily basis. For years now, it has been my routine to just wake … Continue reading

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A Warmer World

The article “Stark Evidence: A Warmer World Is Sparking More and Bigger Wildfires,” mainly speaks on the severity of climate change and wild fires. It states that there is a direct correlation between the two, climate change, and wildfires, saying … Continue reading

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Ashanti Rubin: Typeset Math Test 9/15

\(x^3 – 3x^2 – 10x = 0 \) \((1 + r)^n\) \((5.7\times 10^{-8})\times (1.6\times 10^{12}) = 9.12\times 10^4\) \(\pi L(1 -\alpha)R^2 = 4\pi \sigma T^4R^2\)                \(12\text{km}\times \frac{0.6\text{mile}}{1\text{km}} \approx 7.2\text{mile}\) \(4,173,445,346.50\approx 4,200,000,000 = 4.2\times … Continue reading

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Ashanti Rubin Introductory Post

Hello Guys! My name is Ashanti Rubin and I’m from central New Jersey. I am currently a junior, where I’m a media studies major in the college of communications. I decided to take this class because I enjoy figuring out … Continue reading

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