A maths-based Football World Cup simulation for teachers and students to use.
This article, for students and teachers, is mainly about probability, the mathematical way of looking at random chance.
The theme of the 1997 Christmas Lectures is "Mathematics and
Nature". Here are a few activities and/or problems that are loosely
related to the topics of the five lectures.
For a summary of the 5 lectures, see the Magical Maze Lecture Summary
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and so on, each number being the sum of the previous two.
Continue this series and stop when you first come to a perfect
square. Which square do you get?
Do you think that on the next throw: