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Connect 4 - Fear my Vertical play!

Oh, how I spent many hours upon hours playing Connect 4. Not the analogue copy you see in the picture above but a digital one in the MMORPG… 792 palabras más

Captain's Mistress

Creative Math Meets Video

I was excited to receive the most recent edition of The Henry Ford Magazine, published by the newly renamed Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation… 386 palabras más

Lesson Ideas

VIDEO: Space-Filling Curves

Numberphile has recently posted a video on Space-Filling Curves, a topic I made a post on a few weeks ago. I thought I would share this video as it would be a nice complement to that post!

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Mathematics

No (fair) Dice

Persi Diaconis is an ex-magician. He left the world of professional magic to become a professor of statistics at Stanford. But those influences are still reflected in his work as many of the simple tools used in the exploration of statistics — coins, cards, dice — are also favourite tools of the magician. 34 palabras más

Resources

Explaining how 1 + 2 + 3 + . . . can possibly equal -1/12 to a kid

When I did the my biographies for my kids last week my older son said that the thing in math that he’s see but that he does not believe is this equality: 410 palabras más