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Virtual Julia Robinson Math Festival - Math Outreach

Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Virtual Event

Virtual Julia Robinson Math Festival  -- Grades 4-7

The Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival is an opportunity for students to participate in mathematical games and activities in a collaborative setting.  During sessions, small group work is facilitated by Cornell graduate students, undergraduate students, and faculty.  For information and updates go to https://math.cornell.edu/k12-enrichment.

Date:  Sunday, April 11, 2021

Time:  1:00 - 2:00 pm

Topic:  Königsberg Bridge Problem 

Description:  Come join us for a virtual trip to Könisberg. In Könisberg, we can only draw pictures where we don't pick up our pencil and can't retrace our path. We will explore what pictures we can and cannot draw under these constraints. We will investigate a classical mathematical problem, the Könisberg bridge problem, and see how to solve these problems using graph theory. Come join us for a virtual Julia Robinson Math Festival where we'll get to think creatively and dive into a fun problem! 

Registration:  https://forms.gle/D6Pi2N1XXt2fKi1z8

Consent Form:  https://forms.gle/dJqryvQsuiViSzeKA

Registration Deadline:  Tuesday, April 6, 2021

* Participation at this activity is free!

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Class/ Workshop

Departments

Mathematics

Website

https://math.cornell.edu/k12-enrichment

Hashtag

#calmath

Contact E-Mail

hko1@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Heather Peterson

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