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Fermi Problems workshop & talk

Solve “hard” real life problems with estimation, numerical reasoning and questioning skills. How many pages would you need to show a million stars? How long would it take to cycle to the Moon? How many Mars bars would fit in a line around the school building? Use concrete objects and your imagination to come up with answers to these and other questions. Maximum group size: 2 classes
What
  • Munster
  • Primary
When Oct 12, 2015
from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Where Blackrock Castle Observatory touring experience- Primary School Halls
Contact Name
Contact Phone 021 4326120
Attendees 5th & 6th class
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