‘Math-a-magic show’ visit to Blackrock Castle Observatory, Cork

As part of this years Maths week on Wednesday October 14th some 1st, 2nd and third year students from CCS attended a Maths week eventĀ  entitled ‘Math-a-magic show’ with Fernando Blasco, a visiting Maths Professor from Madrid, Spain. The students had great fun learning some magic tricks with calendars, cards, ropes and bar codes based on mathematical patterns.
The students also got to visit Blackrock Castle Observatory planetarium and view an exhibition there.