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# Wrong, But Useful: Episode 79 Wrong, But Useful

• Science

In this, the penultimate episode of Wrong, But Useful, we’re joined by @karenshancock (who is Karen Hancock in real life). We discuss: A scoring system for an online quiz round. The Big Mathoff What is a surd? Currently reading Ratio by Michael Ruhlman - a cookery book that starts from the principles Some Noughts and Crosses variants https://twitter.com/mburnsmath/status/1248330254281662464 www.marilynburnsmathblog.com/five-twists-on-tic-tac-toe/ nrich.maths.org/1199 Core maths festival (via @mathsTechnology/Tom Button) For any given cubic if a line intersects it at three points then the sum of the x-coordinates of these points will be constant. An infinite monkey music bot A fractal Odds and Evenings […]

In this, the penultimate episode of Wrong, But Useful, we’re joined by @karenshancock (who is Karen Hancock in real life). We discuss: A scoring system for an online quiz round. The Big Mathoff What is a surd? Currently reading Ratio by Michael Ruhlman - a cookery book that starts from the principles Some Noughts and Crosses variants https://twitter.com/mburnsmath/status/1248330254281662464 www.marilynburnsmathblog.com/five-twists-on-tic-tac-toe/ nrich.maths.org/1199 Core maths festival (via @mathsTechnology/Tom Button) For any given cubic if a line intersects it at three points then the sum of the x-coordinates of these points will be constant. An infinite monkey music bot A fractal Odds and Evenings […]

56 min