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Inspirational maths

Fifteen Fourth and Fifth Year students attended the Maths Inspiration Show held at St Swithun’s School last month. This is an enrichment event for 15-17 year olds providing able pupils with the chance to experience some of the UK’s most engaging maths speakers presenting mathematics in the context of real-world situations. This year’s speakers were Alex Bellos: The World’s Favourite Number, David Acheson: Pi, Pizza and the Electric Guitar and Jon Macey: How Vectors won Oscars.