Math with the Simpsons

Dr. Sarah Greenwald – Math Morsels from the Simpsons to Futurama

When:
October 6, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where:
Gibbs Auditorium, SMC Campus
1000 Powell Mill Road
Spartanburg, SC 29301
USA
Contact:
Lori Merck
864-587-4266
Dr. Sarah Greenwald - Math Morsels from the Simpsons to Futurama @ Gibbs Auditorium, SMC Campus | Spartanburg | South Carolina | United States

“The Simpsons” is an award-winning global pop culture phenomenon.  But did you know that “The Simpsons” also contains over one hundred mathematical moments, with material ranging from arithmetic to calculus to Riemannian geometry?  There’s even a resident mathematician/inventor, Professor Frink.  Join us as we present some of our favorite mathematical excerpts from “The Simpsons,” and explore the related mathematical content, accuracy and pedagogical value.

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