## Posts Tagged ‘simple’

## Trick 3: Maths Swami Knows Your Age and Foot Size

July 9, 2018## Trick 5: Cool Math Trick

June 4, 2018### Requirements: A Pack of Cards and a willing assistant.

### Take 10 cards from pack including the 10 Diamonds.

### Lay out card in 3 columns in a pattern of 4 down, 2 down, 4 down.

### Put the 10 Diamonds at the top of the left hand column.

### Group students around. You turn your head away and ask a student to point to a card.

### You carry on, think allowed and then ask your assistant to point to cards asking:

### Is it this one?

### No.

### Is it this one?

### No.…………………………………………………………………………………

### When your assistant points to the 10 Diamonds he will show you the position using the diamonds. The cards are laid out on the table in the pattern of the diamonds on the 10 Diamonds.

### Whenever your assistant asks is it this one? You will know.

## See Mentalism Card Trick:

## Trick 8: Spooky Maths Magic

May 4, 2018# Spooky Maths Magic

### Requirements; Smart board/data projector.

### This is mental maths, but not hard maths. You can play this video by Marco Frezza directly to the class.

### It may not work on everybody, but it would be very interesting to see how many students are fooled by this spooky magic man.

## 1. Maths is BORING!

December 9, 2017# Middle School Maths that is AMAZING

# psst! That means it’s not boooorrrrinng!

**NEW POSTS!**

**1a. The WORLD POPULATION as ONE BIG CROWD … METRIC**

**1b. The WORLD POPULATION as ONE BIG CROWD … USA Units**

**2a. If all the cars in the world were parked together what area would they cover? Metric Units**

**2b. If all the cars in the world were parked together what area would they cover? USA UNITS**

**3. If you put the population of the world into AUSTRALIA what area in m ^{2} would we get each?**

Meanwhile this Mathspig blog is full of AMAZING middle school maths such as:

**HOW MUCH BLOOD CAN YOU LOSE AND SURVIVE?**

**WHAT VOL OF ALCOHOL IS LETHAL FOR TEENS?**

**THE TERRIFYING MATH OF RUNNING FROM A BEAR USA UNITS**

## 1a. The WORLD POPULATION as ONE BIG CROWD … METRIC

December 9, 2017## 1b. The WORLD POPULATION as ONE BIG CROWD … USA Units

December 8, 2017## Why maths is NOT boring!!!!

November 28, 2017

# Middle School Maths that is AMAZING

# psst! That means it’s not boooorrrrinng!

**NEW POSTS!**

**1a. The WORLD POPULATION as ONE BIG CROWD … METRIC**

**1b. The WORLD POPULATION as ONE BIG CROWD … USA Units**

**2a. If all the cars in the world were parked together what area would they cover? Metric Units**

**2b. If all the cars in the world were parked together what area would they cover? USA UNITS**

**3. If you put the population of the world into AUSTRALIA what area in m ^{2} would we get each?**

Meanwhile this Mathspig blog is full of AMAZING middle school maths such as:

**HOW MUCH BLOOD CAN YOU LOSE AND SURVIVE?**

**WHAT VOL OF ALCOHOL IS LETHAL FOR TEENS?**

**THE TERRIFYING MATH OF RUNNING FROM A BEAR USA UNITS**

**THE TERRIFYING MATHS OF RUNNING FROM A BEAR METRIC UNITS**