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## Mixing things up! News

by David, 9 September 2014 | 0 comments

Blenders mix milk and chocolate topping. Cereal makers add sultanas and puffs to bran flakes. We all mix things every day, but we know surprisingly little about the mathematics of mixing. One of this year’s Fields Medallists is working to bridge this gap. Many people can shuffle cards, but Artur Avila can shuffle a line.

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## Shuffle like a pro! Activity

by David, 8 September 2014 | 0 comments

You will need Two decks of cards. Younger mathematicians with small hands might have difficulty with a full sized deck of cards. Using smaller cards might be easier. If you’re still having difficulty, try asking an adult for help with shuffling. Overhand shuffle (for right-handed people) If you are left-handed, click here to see the…

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## Spot the rice Activity

by Pat, 8 July 2014 | 0 comments

You may have heard a climate scientist talking about ‘parts per million’ or ppm. If you want to get a handle on what that means, and how much CO2 is in our atmosphere, you’ve come to the right place!

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## Right on target Activity

by David, 27 May 2014 | 0 comments

How good are you at throwing? This game rewards you not just for throwing on target, but knowing how good you are!

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## Liar’s Dice Activity

by David, 20 May 2014 | 0 comments

Here’s a fun game that will reward you when you don’t tell the truth. Have a go at liar’s dice!

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by David, 28 January 2014 | 0 comments

We’ve got a game for you to try. Grab a couple of dice, pens, paper and a friend: let’s go!

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## Faking random Activity

by David, 31 December 2013 | 0 comments

Can you spot the difference between something that is truly random, and something faked by a human? Find out the difference in this activity.

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## Coin toss game Game

by David, 15 October 2013 | 0 comments

Here’s a fun game that will help you explore probability. With a bit of thought you’re more likely to win. Are you smart enough to work it out?

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## Statistics scavenger hunt Activity

by David, 24 September 2013 | 0 comments

A scavenger hunt can be an opportunity to explore the use of statistics in the world around you. Think of the scavenger hunt as a way to show the extent of your knowledge, your depth of understanding and your levels of sophistication in using some of your statistical skills.