Mathematical headaches? Problem solved!
Hi, I'm Colin, and I'm here to help you make sense of maths
Mathematical Truth prefers simple words since the language of Truth is itself simple - Tycho Brahe
Colin is a Weymouth maths tutor, author of several Maths For Dummies books and A-level maths guides. He started Flying Colours Maths in 2008.
He lives with an espresso pot and nothing to prove.
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I teach in my home in Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth.
It's a 15-minute walk from Weymouth station, and it's on bus routes 3, 8 and X53. On-road parking is available nearby.
Today’s puzzle came to me via @Sheena2907. The answers are lovely, but I don’t see a neater way to get them. twitter.com/icecolbeveridge/st…
16 minutes ago
There has to be an Oxford comma joke in there. “… Tim Harford speaking about world-changing innovations, Tori Amos… twitter.com/i/web/status/12648…
About 2 hours ago
A puzzle from Sheena www.flyingcoloursmaths.co.uk/a…
The press is out, the boss ain’t here
He’s gone north for a while
They say humanity’s not impressed with him
But he… twitter.com/i/web/status/12648…
About 3 hours ago
I wrote some code about this. I reckon there are 72 possible grids that satisfy the rules, but because of symmetry,… twitter.com/i/web/status/12646…
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