Fall 2016

Date Beginners Group Topic  Elementary Group Topic Intermediate Group Topic Advanced Group Topic
Sept 10 In the Land of Logic, Part 1  Mathematical Games, Part 1  In the Land of Logic, Part 1 Euler Characteristic
Sept 17
Football Saturday
In the Land of Patterns, Part 1 Mathematical Games, Part 2 In the Land of Patterns, Part 1 Polyhedra
Sept 24
Football Saturday
In the Land of Diagrams Mathematical Games, Part 3 In the Land of Diagrams 4-Dimensional Polytopes
Oct 1 Math Circle will not meet.
Oct 8
Football Saturday
In the Land of Charts Divisibility, Part 1 In the Land of Charts Number Bases
Oct 15 In the Land of Logic, Part 2 Divisibility, Part 2 In the Land of Logic, Part 2 Topology of Surfaces, Part 1
Oct 22 In the Land of Patterns, Part 2 Divisibility, Part 3 In the Land of Patterns: Trapezoidal Numbers Topology of Surfaces, Part 2
Oct 29 Math Circle will not meet.
Nov 5
Football Saturday
Working Backwards Alien Arithmetic, Part 1 Working Backwards Counting, Part 1
Nov 12 Considering a Simpler Problem: Tower of Brahma Alien Arithmetic, Part 2 Considering a Simpler Problem: Tower of Brahma Combinatorics, Part 2
Nov 19
Football Saturday
The Game of Frogs and Toads Alien Arithmetic, Part 3 The Game of Frogs and Toads The Pigeonhole Principle
Nov 26 Thanksgiving Weekend
Math Circle will not meet.
Dec 3 Coin Problems  Mathematical Magic Tricks, Part 1 (Birthday trick and final 3) Combinatorics by Art of Problem Solving Recurrences
Dec 10 Counting  Mathematical Magic Tricks, Part 2 (Birthday trick and 27-card trick) Operation Star Continued Fractions, Part 1
Dec 17 Polyhedra
(Platonic Solid Templates)
 Mathematical Magic Tricks, Part 3 (27-card trick, ropes, chains, and paperclips) Triangles Continued Fractions, Continued
Dec 24 Winter Break
Math Circle will not meet.
Dec 31 Winter Break
Math Circle will not meet.

On Football Saturdays, expect little parking. We urge you to carpool.