Date: 16. July 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MathCityMap goes to South Africa

This week, we had the opportunity to present MathCityMap at a teacher training at Rhodes University in Grahamstown in South Africa. Matthias Ludwig followed the invitation of Prof. Dr. Marc Schäfer (chair of […]

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Date: 10. July 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MathCityMap at the ICTMT 13 in Lyon

The MathCityMap project was presented at the ICTMT conference in Lyon (3 – 6 July 2017) by Iwan Gurjanow. The focus of the performance was on the MCM app and […]

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Date: 3. July 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Flower Box

The present Task of the Week is about polygons and geometrical figures. In particular, the prism with a hexagonal base surface plays a role. The task can be found in […]

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Date: 26. June 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

Task of the Week: Red or Green?

The present Task of the Week leads to Münster and contains a question from the probability calculation. Task: Red or Green? (Task number: 428) The city of Münster is trying […]

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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

MCM Trails in Kappeln

At the invitation of Stiftung Rechnen and EuroScience, Iwan Gurjanow and Matthias Ludwig spent two days in Kappeln in Schleswig-Holstein at the Baltic Sea to create MCM Mathtrails for a […]

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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: 26. May 2017 | By: Simone Jablonski | Category:  | No Comments

MCM at WDR

After our presentation in Münster at the beginning of the week, the WDR created a short video about our MCM app. A student tested the trail in Münster and did quite well. […]

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