NI Science Festival | Maths Tricks to Blow Your Mind
NI Science Festival

NI Science Festival | Maths Tricks to Blow Your Mind

Nerve Centre, Derry~Londonderry

Admission: £5.72 (incl booking fee)

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Admission

£5.72 (incl booking fee)

Run Times & Intervals

2.30pm – 3.30pm

Age Guidance

7 - 12 yrs

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Maths Tricks to Blow Your Mind is a frantic hour of mind-bending maths, interactive demos and wicked humour from award-winning science communicator and entertainer Kyle D Evans.

What is 4% of 75? Can you calculate 60 + 60 x 0 + 1? Which is bigger, an 18-inch pizza, or two 12-inch pizzas?

From the infamous ‘Hannah’s sweets’ exam question to percentages ‘life-hacks’, viral maths problems seem to capture the public’s imagination without fail. In his new book Maths Tricks to Blow Your Mind, Kyle presents a veritable smorgasbord of viral maths problems with background information, explanations and solutions to similar problems, all in a humorous, accessible and inclusive manner.