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Hannah Fry's Mysterious World of Maths

Students are inspired by new TV series

Several students caught up with Hannah Fry’s TV series over half-term. Here is a review and two pieces of artwork inspired by one of the episodes.

I really like Hannah Fry’s Mysterious World of Maths as it tells me that maths has a lot of power!  I know this because she explains everything that we enjoy doing or want to do in a mathematical way. This really intrigued me. Also, I got to know about our mathematical ancestors and how they have given us ways to understand how maths works in reality. In addition to this, she is trying to explain to us a question that hasn’t been answered for over a thousand years! This makes it very exciting to watch. My favourite part of the episode that I saw was when Hannah went on the largest zip line in the world. She is such an inspiration.

Hira 7W

If you enjoyed the series on BBC4, you may be interested to visit Hannah’s YouTube channel for more inspiration. Here is a link to her TED Talk on The Mathematics of Love:

Ms Robinson
Challenge Coordinator and Maths Challenge Rep