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Lawrence Hall of Science; University of California, Berkeley

The Math Midway Meets the Amazing Race!

The Lawrence Hall of Science

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)

Berkeley, CA

The Math Midway Meets the Amazing Race!

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Mathematics Educators!


Grab a colleague, digital camera, and your competitive spirit! Join us for a FREE evening of challenges, clues, cheer, and camaraderie while exploring the Math Midway!


Team challenges will include: Using the "Organ Function Grinder", create a function whose output is -4 for your choice of input.  Take a photo of your group producing a hexagonal cross-section of the cube in the "Ring of Fire".  Record a video of one of your team members successfully navigating through the "A-maze-ing Math" and using the surveyors' wheels to find the shortest route for the "Traveling Carnival".


Dinner will be served.

 

To learn more about the exhibit go to: www.lawrencehallofscience.org



Sponsored by: MSRI   Lawrence Hall of Science   San Francisco Math Circle

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The Lawrence Hall of Science
1 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA 94720

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)


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The Lawrence Hall of Science

About The Lawrence Hall of Science:

The Lawrence Hall of Science is UC Berkeley's public Science Center. We have been providing parents, kids, and educators with opportunities to engage with science since 1968.

Our mission is to inspire and foster learning of science and mathematics for all, especially those who have limited access to science.

 

About the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute:

The Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) is dedicated to the advancement and communication of fundamental knowledge in mathematics and the mathematical sciences, to the development of human capital for the growth and use of such knowledge, and to the cultivation in the larger society of awareness and appreciation of the beauty, power and importance of mathematical ideas and ways of understanding the world.

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Lawrence Hall of Science
1 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA 94720-5200
510-642-5132

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