"Math in the Corner Pocket"
Thursday, January 27
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm ET (New York)
Explore angles and the law of reflection while tracing the path of a billiard ball as it bounces off the walls of a pool table. Use patterns to discover a simple method to predict in which pocket the ball will land and learn how to prove your prediction is correct. Game on!
Materials needed: pencil, ruler, and graph paper (printout available).
This is a live-streamed event. Occasional video recordings are made available for a fee at videos.momath.org.
|Registration fee||$ 15.00|
|Registration ($15) plus $15 donation to support participants in need||$ 30.00|
|Discounted rate ($5) for MoMath members||$ 5.00|
|Fee waived (for participants with financial need; max 1 session per participant)||$ 0.00|