A quote often attributed to Albert Einstein

einstein's quote:

“if you can’t explain it simply you don’t understand it well enough”

(people still argue the source of the quote)


Think about a difficult concept in a course you teach or study; how would you explain it to a 5 or 6 year old? Can you fit it in a tweet?

The variant comes up too in reddit as explainitlikeim5, e.g. “ELI5: Why are places like Japan experiencing extreme heatwaves of 40-45 degrees celcius while equatorial areas such as Malaysia and Indonesia are not experiencing such high temperatures even though they are closer to the equator?” which has over 255 responses.

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This Daily Create has been recycled from previously published ones:

#tdc2402 #ds106 Explain A Difficult Concept to a Five Year Old (Aug 9, 2018)

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