by Terrence Bisson | Feb 8, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

Numberphile maintains an interesting collection of youtube videos. We will watch one in Math Seminar on February 9, 2022. It is a tribute to J H Conway in the form of a podcast with animations. J. Lagarias, The 3x+1 problem and its generalizations, Amer. Math....
by Terrence Bisson | Jan 26, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

More about this blogger at this...
by Terrence Bisson | Jan 26, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

Here is a link with more about Vi...
by Terrence Bisson | Jan 25, 2022 | MathSeminars_new, Uncategorized

Here are two puzzles from the Math Horizons magazine from the Mathematics Association of America. The reference is: Gary Gordon & Glen Whitney (2018) The Playground, Math Horizons, 26:1, 30-33. my answer to the second problem.
by cherven | Apr 30, 2021 | MathSeminars_new, Spring 2021

An origami construction that allows us to trisect an angle, a key functionality needed to construct the cube root of a length and construct a solution to the cube doubling problem. As a child, I was, for a very long time, quite interested in the art of origami...