MA ATM Exeter Branch

Contacts

For news of future meetings, please contact Sue Waring

Exeter Branch Past Events

Events

Praying souls out of purgatory: ratio and proportion in the mathematics classroom

21 June 2017

Title: Praying souls out of purgatory: ratio and proportion in the mathematics classroom

Presenter:  Peter Ransom

Date:  Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Time:  7 pm (refreshments at 6.30 pm)

Abstract: The session will be:  A short historical introduction; general work on some intriguing problems; paired work using a novel way of checking answers; making an old mathematical instrument based on ratio and some geometry; participants working through some enrichment materials ratio and proportion. 

There will be plenty of resources to take away.  (The session is also suitable for sixth form students.)

Venue:  Exeter Maths School

Venue Address:  Rougemont House, Castle Street, Exeter EX4 3PU

Cost:  Free CPD

Branch Contact: Sue Waring   

Any other content:  If you hope to come please email Sue Waring (for catering purposes).