Friday, June 23, 2017

Ideas for Next Year

It was a good week for finding inspiration on the internet (and in some books from the library). This is a grab bag of ideas for next year based on what I happened to read recently.

Jim Prop's gam: Swine in a Line:



From a given starting position is there a move you can make so you'll always win? There is a followup video.  

Brenford's law 

(first digits are mostly ones (logarithmic) Easy to collect data and observe.  See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benford%27s_law

Problem Stream using the Trivial Inequality

(Great for Whiteboard).
Start with the Trivial Inequality
Prove the AM-GM inequality as a demo.




Unit Fractions in Tessellations:


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