Maths Mayhem 3: Penny In A Well
Do you know how you can count to infinity using rice and a chess board? Mathematician and FameLab alumnus Kyle Evans doesn’t just have a talent for crunching numbers, he is also an occasional poet and comedian! Sharing his love of maths with you, he’ll explore some truly curious mathematical problems, from Fibonacci based rhyme to tips on how to win the paper folding world championships!
This is the third part in a series of short maths activities. Here’s a neat trick for working out how tall something is, just by dropping a ball or coin from the top.