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11 12 13

Wednesday 11th December 2013 – 11 12 13, a very special day! It can, of course, be written as: n + 10 but it looks so much better as 11 12 13. And, at ten past nine, it’ll be 9:10 11 12 13 You won’t get another day like this for some time – the […]

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Pythagoras Day

Thursday 5th December 2013 – 5 12 13 – is a Pythagoras Day. A Pythagorean triple is a set of 3 integers (whole numbers) a, b & c such that: a2 + b2 = c2 Pythagorean triples can be used to create right angled triangles, like the one above.  You can’t just use any three […]

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Doctors and nurse make a difference – on a daily basis they change lives. Policemen and women, Firefighters – they keep us safe and secure. Not all professions can claim that, not all jobs make the world in which we live a better place. Teaching? Its easy to forget, but teachers open doors and let […]

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