Date: 19. June 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Stone

This week’s Task of the Week addresses, in particular, the modeling competence of the students. It is a question of approximating the weight of a stone as closely as possible […]

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Date: 12. June 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Alte Münz

In the present Task of the Week, the Roman numerals are looked at more closely, a spelling for the natural numbers which arose in Roman antiquity. Particularly on old buildings, […]

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Date: 5. June 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Number of Windows

While during the past few weeks we often presented tasks which can be solved from secondary level, the present Task of the Week shows that the MathCityMap project can already be […]

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Date: 29. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Pavilion

The present task of the week is about a geometric question. It involves the area calculation of the roof surface of the illustrated pavilion. Task: Pavilion (task number: 665) Determine the […]

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Date: 22. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Passage prohibited

The current “Task of the Week” shows that many geometrical questions can be found in different traffic signs. This concerns the circular “passage prohibited” sign and, in particular, the question of the […]

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Date: 15. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Combinatorical Stair

The focus of today’s Task of the Week is a combinatorial question. In addition to the typical combinatorical question for the number of possibilities, an application of the Fibonacci numbers, which […]

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Date: 8. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Cylinder on the Rhine

The present task of the week is about geometric figures. In the task “Cylinder on the Rhine”, located in Cologne, the aim is to determine the radius of a cylinder by […]

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Date: 1. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: The Hand

The present task of the week is about a sculpture in form of a hand. In this form, it can be found in the Dillfeld Trail in Wetzlar. The aim of […]

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Date: 24. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Hydrant sought

The current “Task of the Week” is about the hydrant sign, which might have been noticed frequently in everyday life. By means of them, hydrants can be quickly and precisely located, e.g. for fire-fighting […]

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Date: 17. April 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: On large Feet

This week we would like to present the task “On a big Foot”. It is located close to the main railway station in Hamburg and is part of the trail […]

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