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  1. 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

  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 - 1 Apr 2021 - 16:28 - 0 comments

  4. '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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Myths of maths: The Monty Hall problem

    ... . The mean host is likely to win! (I am indebted to Rob Eastaway, the Director of Maths Inspiration , for telling me about this ...

    Marianne - 7 May 2020 - 11:46 - 2 comments

  9. Understanding uncertainty: The Premier League

    ... The Hidden Mathematics of Sport by Plus authors Rob Eastaway and John Haigh. David ...

    plusadmin - 24 Feb 2020 - 16:04 - 0 comments

  10. 'Maths for mums and dads'

    ... Maths for mums and dads by Rob Eastaway and Mike Askew This book is an absolute triumph. Given the ... Book details: Maths for mums and dads Rob Eastaway, Mike Askew hardback — 368 pages (2010) Square Peg ...

    plusadmin - 26 Jul 2018 - 04:48 - 0 comments