Date: 7. June 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The volume of Mendeleïev

This time the task is in Bratislava, Slovakia. Dmitri Ivanovitch Mendeleïev (Дмитрий Иванович Менделеев) set up the periodic table of the elements arranged as rays around the sculpture of his […]

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Date: 12. March 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The crocodile at the goldfish pond

Today, MCM talks with Jörg Kleinsteuber (MCM Educator) about the task of the week in Apolda, Germany. If the wooden crocodile would come to life and eat, the goldfish would […]

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Date: 19. February 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | 2 Comments

Task of the Week: Mushroom at the Kaiserdomgymnasium

This time we present a task from Speyer, Germany. The object is a popular sculpture by the artist Wolf Spitzer. “Sigillum”, bronze 1994, seal stamp – planetary gear that turns […]

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Date: 23. January 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Ernst-Abbe monument

The task of the week is this time aboutthe Ernst-Abbe monument in Jena, Germany. How often does the volume of the sphere fit into the truncated pyramid? To solve the […]

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Date: 9. January 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: No Entry

This time the task of the week is on the site of the VW Autostadt in Wolfsburg. Everything is a little smaller on the traffic training ground than it really […]

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Date: 2. January 2019 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Circles in the cobblestone

The task is Apolda, Germany. Determine by what percentage the first circle with the dark stones is larger than the inner circle (light stones). To get the solution of the […]

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Date: 19. November 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Rosetta

The Rosetta is located in Erfurt, Germany. Determine the inner circumference of the rosette. (dyed red). Give the result in meters to two decimals! To solve the task, one must […]

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Date: 12. November 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Random pixels at the insect hotel

The task was created during the MoMaTrE project during a meeting with our partners in Nitra, Slovakia. In a courtyard of the philosopher Konstantin-University Nitra, the atrium, there is the […]

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Date: 29. October 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The robot rides a bike

Today MCM is talking with Cécile Nigon about the Task of the Week located in Saint-Étienne, France.   What is the task about? We want to put the children as […]

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Date: 22. October 2018 | By: Moritz Baumann-Wehner | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Opening Angle of the surveillance camera

This week MCM is talking with Christian Mercat about the Task of the Week located in Nabeul, Tunisia.   What is the task about? There are video surveillance cameras that […]

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Date: 1. October 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Lateral Area of the Pillar

As part of the MEDA conference in Copenhagen from 05.-07.09.2018, Joerg Zender und Simone Jablonski presented the MathCityMap system and the review process. During this, various tasks in Copenhagen’s city […]

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Date: 24. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The Wheel of Brisbane

We are welcoming the Australian tasks created by Adi Nur Cahyono, lecturer of mathematics education in Indonesia, in Brisbane. In an interview, he will give us an insight into his […]

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Date: 17. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Nine Figures

Today’s best practice example in the Task of the Week focuses on composite geometric bodies with truncated cones and a sphere. Task: Nine figures (Task number: 3780) Determine the volume […]

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Date: 10. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Sine Gate and Cosine

A special task on the subject of trigonometric functions will be presented this week within our category “Task of the Week”. Task: Sine Gate and Cosine (Task Number: 4554) The […]

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Date: 3. September 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Angle of the Camera

Today, we present you a MathCityMap task from Tunisia in an interview with Christian Mercat, partner in the project MoMaTrE from Universtiy Lyon. Task: Angle of the Camera (Task number: […]

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Date: 27. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Roof Dome of the Diana Temple

Our current Task of the Week was created during the MNU meeting in Munich. The city offers great architectural possibilities to use MathCityMap, for example the Diana Temple in the […]

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Date: 20. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Water in the Fountain

Fountains and their volume are ideal for modeling different geometric bodies. While many of the fountains have a rectangular or circular shape and can thus be approximated as cuboid or […]

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Date: 13. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | 1 Comment

Task of the Week: Cobblestones

As part of the ICM conference in Rio de Janeiro, Iwan Gurjanow created the first tasks in South America. In the resulting trail, our current Task of the Week is […]

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Date: 6. August 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Direction

With our GPS tasks, such as the walking of a north-south line, we have already presented a first way how to connect the directions with MathCityMap. But many statues also […]

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Date: 30. July 2018 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Diogenes and his Barrel

Doing mathematics surrounded by a fantastic setting – that promises the current Task of the Week to the statue of Diogenes of Sinope. Known as an influential Greek philosopher, he […]

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