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#Maths

# maths - October October 2022

That's a wrap on Maths Week - Here's the answer to your Saturday puzzle
# Maths Week
# Maths Week

That's a wrap on Maths Week - Here's the answer to your Saturday puzzle

Oct 23rd 2022, 7:00 PM 9,706 Views 1 Comment

We have learned this week that maths is not always about numbers.

Maths Week: Your Saturday puzzle
# Maths Week
# Maths Week

Maths Week: Your Saturday puzzle

Oct 22nd 2022, 7:00 PM 11,037 Views 1 Comment

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzle.)

Maths Week: Your Friday puzzle
# Brainteaser
# Brainteaser

Maths Week: Your Friday puzzle

Oct 21st 2022, 7:00 PM 15,278 Views 1 Comment

And get the answer to Thursday’s magic trick!

Maths Week: Your Wednesday puzzle
# Brainteaser
# Brainteaser

Maths Week: Your Wednesday puzzle

Oct 19th 2022, 7:00 PM 13,417 Views 1 Comment

Learn about the importance of Jan Łukasiewicz and his connection to Ireland.

Maths Week: Your Tuesday puzzle
# Brainteaser
# Brainteaser

Maths Week: Your Tuesday puzzle

Oct 18th 2022, 7:00 PM 14,684 Views 2 Comments

Fancy a mathematics challenge?

Maths Week: Sunday puzzle
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Sunday puzzle

Oct 16th 2022, 7:00 PM 21,338 Views 7 Comments

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzle.)

# maths - This year 2022

Leaving Cert students won't lose marks because of error in Irish language Maths paper
# BOTÚN
# BOTÚN

Leaving Cert students won't lose marks because of error in Irish language Maths paper

Jun 17th 2022, 1:27 PM 16,329 Views 5 Comments

The State Examinations Commission said that the error will be taken into account during marking.

# maths - Last year 2021

Maths Week: Saturday puzzles
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Saturday puzzles

Oct 23rd 2021, 6:00 PM 16,907 Views 1 Comment

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzles.)

Maths Week: Friday puzzles
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Friday puzzles

Oct 22nd 2021, 6:00 PM 13,610 Views 0 Comments

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzles.)

Maths Week: Thursday puzzles
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Thursday puzzles

Oct 21st 2021, 6:00 PM 18,789 Views 3 Comments

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to Tuesday’s puzzle.)

Maths Week: Tuesday puzzle
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Tuesday puzzle

Oct 19th 2021, 6:00 PM 20,421 Views 10 Comments

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzle.)

Maths Week: Monday puzzle
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Monday puzzle

Oct 18th 2021, 7:57 PM 19,199 Views 19 Comments

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzle.)

Maths Week: Sunday puzzle
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Sunday puzzle

Oct 17th 2021, 6:00 PM 24,089 Views 5 Comments

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzle.)

Maths Week: Your Saturday puzzle
# Trial And Improve
# Trial And Improve

Maths Week: Your Saturday puzzle

Oct 16th 2021, 6:00 PM 30,904 Views 11 Comments

Fancy a mathematics challenge?

# maths - All time

Maths Week: Your Monday puzzle
# Treasure Trove
# Treasure Trove

Maths Week: Your Monday puzzle

Oct 12th 2020, 6:15 AM 49,212 Views 24 Comments

Fancy a mathematics challenge?

Opinion: Colm O'Regan crunches the Covid-19 numbers, and sums up isolation matters
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Opinion: Colm O'Regan crunches the Covid-19 numbers, and sums up isolation matters

Mar 21st 2020, 1:54 PM 57,565 Views 42 Comments

When you look at virus modelling, staying at home now makes absolute sense, writes O’Regan.

Maths Week: The solutions to all of the puzzles
# The Answers
# The Answers

Maths Week: The solutions to all of the puzzles

Oct 13th 2019, 1:00 PM 27,900 Views 10 Comments

Here are all the answers to the Maths Week puzzles posted yesterday.

Bees have brains that can figure out basic maths, new study finds
# Buzz Buzz
# Buzz Buzz

Bees have brains that can figure out basic maths, new study finds

Feb 9th 2019, 10:45 AM 13,860 Views 24 Comments

The researchers built on their previous finding that honeybees can understand the concept of zero.

Liverpool need to be at 110% to beat Manchester City – Klopp
# Quick Maths
From The42
# Quick Maths

Liverpool need to be at 110% to beat Manchester City – Klopp

Oct 5th 2018, 4:34 PM 2,452 Views 1 Comment

The Premier League champions travel to Anfield having lost their last three meetings with the Reds.

The 25 bonus CAO points for Higher Maths has more than doubled participation
# Education
# Education

The 25 bonus CAO points for Higher Maths has more than doubled participation

Aug 20th 2018, 6:15 AM 14,471 Views 15 Comments

The bonus was introduced in 2012.

Parent 'shocked' by child's poor maths grade loses racial discrimination case
# Fourth Class
# Fourth Class

Parent 'shocked' by child's poor maths grade loses racial discrimination case

Aug 2nd 2018, 6:00 AM 68,663 Views 0 Comments

The woman claimed that the child’s teacher suggested she was given a bad mark because she was not Irish.

Government aims to boost the number of girls doing maths and science in the Leaving Cert
# Closing The Gap
# Closing The Gap

Government aims to boost the number of girls doing maths and science in the Leaving Cert

Nov 27th 2017, 10:53 AM 9,696 Views 69 Comments

The government wants the number of females taking up science, maths and engineering to increase by 40%.

Maths Week: Your Saturday puzzle
# Divide And Conquer
# Divide And Conquer

Maths Week: Your Saturday puzzle

Oct 14th 2017, 8:29 PM 35,144 Views 15 Comments

Figure it out.

How to win the US election? Here is the maths you need to know
# Magic Numbers
# Magic Numbers

How to win the US election? Here is the maths you need to know

Nov 6th 2016, 3:00 PM 21,460 Views 73 Comments

Florida, Florida, Florida…

Maths Week: The solutions to your puzzles
# QED
# QED

Maths Week: The solutions to your puzzles

Oct 23rd 2016, 10:00 AM 16,650 Views 8 Comments

Tens of thousands of you took our mathematical challenge all week. Here are the answers.

Maths Week: Your Saturday evening puzzle
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Maths Week: Your Saturday evening puzzle

Oct 22nd 2016, 8:15 PM 18,812 Views 20 Comments

Figure it out.

Maths Week: Your Friday puzzle
# Sins Of Life
# Sins Of Life

Maths Week: Your Friday puzzle

Oct 21st 2016, 8:30 PM 15,728 Views 31 Comments

Figure it out.

Maths Week: Your Thursday puzzle
# The Remix To Addition
# The Remix To Addition

Maths Week: Your Thursday puzzle

Oct 20th 2016, 8:30 PM 20,344 Views 30 Comments

Figure it out.

Maths Week: Your Monday puzzle
# Divide And Conquer
# Divide And Conquer

Maths Week: Your Monday puzzle

Oct 17th 2016, 8:30 PM 34,375 Views 107 Comments

Figure it out.

'I was resigned to the fact that I would fail foundation maths'
# CAO 2016
# CAO 2016

'I was resigned to the fact that I would fail foundation maths'

Aug 30th 2016, 8:00 AM 4,546 Views 40 Comments

Sarah O’Hara did not get a university place after she failed to get the maths grade needed. But she did a PLC course and ultimately got into the course she wanted.

Mathematicians present longest ever proof that would take 10 billion years to read
# Number Crunching
# Number Crunching

Mathematicians present longest ever proof that would take 10 billion years to read

Jul 10th 2016, 7:15 AM 17,307 Views 33 Comments

Boolean Pythagorean Triples is a long-unsolved enigma within a field called Ramsey Theory

Leaving Cert students stung with bee breeding question, as everyday finances go overlooked
# Buzzing
# Buzzing

Leaving Cert students stung with bee breeding question, as everyday finances go overlooked

Jun 10th 2016, 10:56 PM 35,580 Views 14 Comments

Overall, both higher and ordinary papers were mostly ‘very straightforward’.

How are football and mathematics linked?
# Long Read
From The42
# Long Read

How are football and mathematics linked?

Jun 5th 2016, 7:30 AM 15,771 Views 3 Comments

David Sumpter chats to The 42 about misguided football pundits, Leicester’s improbable success and Barcelona’s symmetrical beauty.

Leaving Cert tales: 'I failed maths, dropped out of college and everything is OK'
# Column
# Column

Leaving Cert tales: 'I failed maths, dropped out of college and everything is OK'

May 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 10,020 Views 72 Comments

On results day, I held myself together among friends and teachers but as soon as I left the school, I broke down crying in the car home with my mam, writes Jordan Kavanagh.

Male students are getting better grades in higher level maths
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Male students are getting better grades in higher level maths

Apr 28th 2016, 6:00 AM 11,723 Views 52 Comments

More students have been opting to do the higher level paper in recent years.

Take a break and try to figure out this frog riddle
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Take a break and try to figure out this frog riddle

Mar 7th 2016, 11:00 AM 33,561 Views 32 Comments

It’s a tricky one.

7 apps that can teach you something useful during your commute
# Apps
# Apps

7 apps that can teach you something useful during your commute

Jan 19th 2016, 1:02 PM 23,391 Views 6 Comments

Learn on the go.

Here's how to win every game of rock, paper, scissors you play
# One Two Three
# One Two Three

Here's how to win every game of rock, paper, scissors you play

Jan 2nd 2016, 5:30 PM 27,582 Views 25 Comments

No word on lizard or Spock.

Schools getting zero direction on how to teach kids through technology
# Opinion
# Opinion

Schools getting zero direction on how to teach kids through technology

Nov 12th 2015, 8:00 AM 261 Views 34 Comments

Over the past 20 years, teachers have struggled to successfully incorporate computers and tablets into the classroom in Ireland, writes Fergal McCarthy.

Paul Murphy says Irish Water needs a maths lesson
# The Sums
# The Sums

Paul Murphy says Irish Water needs a maths lesson

Oct 22nd 2015, 1:21 PM 17,107 Views 160 Comments

But Irish Water says its sums are fine.

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