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Meddling with averages
Explore different types of averages in our latest puzzle.
How many socks make a pair?
Should you put all your eggs in one basket?
How many times can't you tell the time?
Fun with fuses
What it takes to win Wimbledon
Mathematical man Friday
Who knew that Robinson Crusoe contained a lost chapter about maths? Help us find the hidden mathematical...
The life and numbers of Fibonacci
The Fibonacci sequence – 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, ... – is one of the most famous pieces of mathematics. We...
The leaning tower of PISA?
This year's PISA results have caused predictable headline, but do the statistics add up?
From 70 million to just 600...
This year has seen a flurry of results as mathematicians hunt down the elusive proof of the twin prime...
The fact that a sizeable proportion of the financial workforce is made up of physicists is one of the...
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