BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//CiviCRM//NONSGML CiviEvent iCal//EN X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/New_York METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT UID:CiviCRM_EventID_1775_14e744cb787c75406e47b70595be41d2@momath.org SUMMARY:Math Encounters: "Dice\, Stamps\, and Counting: Pu tting Polynomials to Work" with Brian Hopkins - Fe bruary 5 (4:00 pm) DESCRIPTION:Math Encounters: "\;Dice\, Stamps\, and Counti ng: Putting Polynomials to Work"\; with Brian Hopkins (4:00 pm)\n \n Come on\, lucky 7! \; I s it possible to label two dice differently and st ill get the same results as normal dice? \; An d if you have only four-cent and seven-cent stamps \, what different totals can you make? \; How can polynomials help with these kinds of questions ? \; Join mathematician Brian Hopkins as we ex plore generating functions (a way to count using p olynomials) to solve these problems and more.\n \n Special introduction by Tony-nominated actress Ka thleen Chalfant\, winner of the 2018 Obie Award fo r Lifetime Achievement.\n \n \n \n This page is fo r the 4:00 pm session. \; Click here to regist er for the 7:00 pm session instead.\n \n Light ref reshments will be served after the 4:00 pm session and at 6:30 pm in advance of the second session.\ n \n Math Encounters is a public presentation seri es celebrating the spectacular world of mathematic s\, presented by the Simons Foundation and the Nat ional Museum of Mathematics.\n \n For further info rmation\, call the National Museum of Mathematics at 212-542-0566 or e-mail mathencounters@momath.or g.\n \n Please check our online shop for books by Math Encounters presenters. CATEGORIES:Math Encounters CALSCALE:GREGORIAN DTSTAMP;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20200205T160000 DTSTART;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20200205T160000 DTEND;VALUE=DATE-TIME:20200205T173000 LOCATION:National Museum of Mathematics\n 11 E. 26th St.\n New York\, NY 10010\n United States\n ORGANIZER:MAILTO:functions@momath.org URL:https://momath.org/civicrm/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fevent%2Finfo&reset=1&id=1775 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR