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What do The Rosetta Stone, Maths and Magic all have in common?
University of Leeds School of Mathematics, LS2 9JT

25 January 2020

Branch:  Yorkshire Branch

Title: What do The Rosetta Stone, Maths and Magic all have in common?

Presenter:  Andrew Jeffrey - Mathemagician

Date:  Saturday, 25th Jan 2020

Time:  1:30pm for 2pm

Summary:  The Rosetta Stone changed our understanding of Ancient Egypt completely.  But what could it possibly have to do with maths, and specifically how children learn it?  Come along and find out! During this talk, Andrew will explain his thinking behind what works, and why.  He will also play noughts and crosses, show you an impossible card trick, and even attempt to predict the evening's Lottery Results!

Venue:  University of Leeds in the School of Mathematics, Room MALL 1, Leeds LS2 9JT

Contact:  To book places and for other enquiries Alan Slomson