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Mental Madness Rules

At the Games Night for the recent Math Prize for Girls event, Gili Rusak and I ran a treasure hunt that aimed to explore the lighter side of math. One of our activities:┬áMental Madness. It’s a game that can push … Continue reading

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Geometric Series to the Rescue!

On a recent road trip, the driver asked me to compute the car’s mileage per gallon. She handed me a little notebook with odometer readings and gasoline gallons at each filler-up. I guess when you run a math club for … Continue reading

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