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  1. 'The hidden mathematics of sport'

    ... The hidden mathematics of sport Rob Eastaway and John Haigh Clearly and interestingly written, humorous ... possible audience. For a taster of the book read Rob Eastaway and John Haigh's latest Plus article The maths of gold medals: ...

    Marianne - 23 Mar 2021 - 11:57 - 1 comment

  2. John Haigh: Celebrating the maths in everyday life

    ... reviews of two of his books. In the words of his co-author Rob Eastaway , Haigh was "a master of statistics who wore his expertise with ... focus on is the tally of gold medals. Together with Rob Eastaway, Haigh explored some of the maths of gold. ...

    Marianne - 1 Apr 2021 - 16:28 - 0 comments

  3. How long a line can a pencil draw?

    Rob Eastaway When did the backs of envelopes first became a ... from the book Maths on the back of an envelope by Rob Eastaway. In 2007, Discover magazine claimed that a regular ... from the book Maths on the back of an envelope by Rob Eastaway. Rob Eastaway is an author and speaker whose books on the ...

    Marianne - 11 Jun 2021 - 14:14 - 0 comments

  4. An almighty coincidence

    Rob Eastaway and John Haigh December 2007 ... John Haigh teaches maths at Sussex University, and Rob Eastaway is currently President of the Mathematical Association . ...

    plusadmin - 22 Mar 2021 - 17:44 - 0 comments

  5. Maths on the back of an envelope

    ... of rough-and-ready calculations you can make a good guess. Rob Eastaway's book Maths on the back of an envelope gives you a ...

    Marianne - 8 Apr 2021 - 17:16

  6. The maths of gold medals: Four Olympic thoughts

    Rob Eastaway and John Haigh A computer generated image of the ... others. About the authors Rob Eastaway is an author and the Director of Maths Inspiration . John ...

    Marianne - 23 Mar 2021 - 11:48 - 1 comment

  7. The logic of drug testing

    ... including probability, at Sussex University. With Rob Eastaway, he wrote The hidden mathematics of sport , which has been ...

    Marianne - 23 Mar 2021 - 11:40 - 4 comments

  8. News from the world of maths: Maths for mums and dads

    ... with the publication of a new book by Plus author Rob Eastaway and Mike Askew . Maths for Mums and Dads is designed ... of Plus or buy now from Amazon . Read more from Rob Eastaway on Plus ... posted by Plus @ 3:40 PM ...

    plusadmin - 6 Apr 2010 - 14:44 - 0 comments

  9. 'How many socks make a pair?'

    ... make a pair? Surprisingly interesting everyday maths Rob Eastaway If you were to seek out books that attempt to popularise maths ... involving the Vatican, if you are so minded. Or, if you're Rob Eastaway, you can encourage your readers to draw a golden triangle, name ...

    plusadmin - 22 Apr 2015 - 17:28 - 0 comments

  10. 'More maths for mums and dads'

    ... More maths for mums and dads: The teenage years By Rob Eastaway and Mike Askew Have you ever watched a film's sequel and ... More maths for mums and dads even if you have already read Rob Eastaway's and Mike Askew's successful and informative first volume ...

    Marianne - 20 Apr 2015 - 15:02 - 0 comments