Huntingdon

Maths in your Life

The group meets in Godmanchester approximately every 3 weeks. If you would like to come along and see what we are about please contact: Dee Wormald or Laurie York - our contact details are in Upstream.

In the past year, we have discussed such topics as:
Climate change
Energy conversion
Sustainable energy
Energy usage in buildings
Aspects of Chance and Probability
Highway engineering
Some applications of statistics
Queues and queueing
Various mathematical puzzles
Chaos
A history of numbers and methods of doing sums in various parts of the world
How aircraft fly

We have also looked into heart rate and calorie usage
In December, the subject (pertinent to Christmas spending plans!) was discounted cash flow

Future topics will include:
Opinion polls and their interpretation
Medical maths
Cooking
Camera lenses
Mathematics of ancient buildings - eg The Pyramids
Old sailing ships

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More Group Pages
About New Groups Being Organised Ancient and Modern History
Archaeology Architecture
Art Appreciation Art Group
Bird Watching Book Stall
Bridge Classical Music Appreciation
Computing at Huntingdon U3A Creative Writing
Cribbage Criminal Justice Study Group
Crochet Current Affairs
Drama and Play Reading Easy French Conversation
Family History French Conversation
Friendship+ German Conversation
Girls (The) Golf
Grumpy Old Men (GOMS) History of the Tudors
History of World War One Holidays & Short Breaks
Huntingdon Photography Group 2020 Indoor Bowls
Italian Group 1 Italian Group 2
Knit and Chat Line Dancing
Mahjong Maths in your Life
Monday Topic More Knit and Chat
Musical Memories Needlecraft
Patchwork & Quilting Petanque/Boules
Philosophy Poetry
Rail Interests Scrabble
Sewing Workshop Singing for Pleasure
Spanish Conversation Strollers
Sunday Dining Table Tennis
Theatre and Concerts Travel and Trips
Ukulele Walking
Wine Appreciation