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  • Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: The image is a drawn diagram from an academic at the OU

    Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics

    By Katie Chicot

    Mathematician and tutor, Katie Chicot, questions the role of "certainty" within the realm of statistical data....

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Oct 2017

  • Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics

    Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: The image is a drawn diagram from an academic at the OU
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Oct 2017
    Mathematician and tutor, Katie Chicot, questions the role of "certainty" within the realm of statistical data. She interviews Carol Calvert on the...
  • Are movies really getting longer? Creative commons image Icon rpb1001 under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license

    Are movies really getting longer?

    By Evan Stewart

    You might think movies are getting longer and longer - but the data tells a more interesting story. Evan Stewart...

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    5 mins

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    14 Sep 2017

  • Are movies really getting longer?

    Are movies really getting longer? Creative commons image Icon rpb1001 under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Sep 2017
    You might think movies are getting longer and longer - but the data tells a more interesting story. Evan Stewart orders a large popcorn.
  • Perplex: Classic puzzles, past and present Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

    Perplex: Classic puzzles, past and present

    By Katie Chicot

    Test your puzzle-solving ability with incredibly immersive and interactive puzzles from The Open University and UKMT

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    10 mins

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    31 Aug 2017

  • Perplex: Classic puzzles, past and present

    Perplex: Classic puzzles, past and present Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 31 Aug 2017
    Test your puzzle-solving ability with incredibly immersive and interactive puzzles from The Open University and UKMT
  • How network science can unravel Al Capone's criminal associates Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Public domain
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    25 Aug 2017

  • How network science can unravel Al Capone's criminal associates

    How network science can unravel Al Capone's criminal associates Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Public domain
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    In new research which studies the social relationships of organized crime in Chicago in the 1920s, Chris M. Smith and Andrew V. Papachristos were able to...
  • More or Less Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    More or Less

    Tim Harford presents BBC Radio 4's surprising and refreshing guide to statistics in the news.

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    16 Aug 2017

  • More or Less

    More or Less Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Aug 2017
    Tim Harford presents BBC Radio 4's surprising and refreshing guide to statistics in the news.
  • Using data visualisation to track climate change Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Deutsches Institut fur Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Bonn

    Using data visualisation to track climate change

    By Baraka Rateng’

    A German team have created a tool to show the scale of effort required to beat climate change - and to help...

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    5 mins

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    01 Aug 2017

  • Using data visualisation to track climate change

    Using data visualisation to track climate change Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Deutsches Institut fur Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Bonn
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Aug 2017
    A German team have created a tool to show the scale of effort required to beat climate change - and to help stakeholders understand challenges and...
  • Introducing the Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematical Creative commons image Icon Wellcome Library, London under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
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    Updated on:

    05 Jul 2017

  • Introducing the Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematical

    Introducing the Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematical Creative commons image Icon Wellcome Library, London under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 05 Jul 2017
    Isaac Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematical was published 330 years ago today. To mark the anniversary, here's Newton's original...
  • Horizon: 10 Things You Need to Know... Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Horizon: 10 Things You Need to Know...

    ...About the Future. Hannah Fry delves into the data we have today to give an evidence-based vision of tomorrow. 

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    20 Jun 2017

  • Horizon: 10 Things You Need to Know...

    Horizon: 10 Things You Need to Know... Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Updated 20 Jun 2017
    ...About the Future. Hannah Fry delves into the data we have today to give an evidence-based vision of tomorrow. 
  • How good were the pollster's predictions? Creative commons image Icon Manuel M. Vicente from Spain under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    How good were the pollster's predictions?

    By Leighton Vaughan Williams

    As politicians try to make sense of the results of the 2017 General Election, how well did the polls give us a guide...

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    12 Jun 2017

  • How good were the pollster's predictions?

    How good were the pollster's predictions? Creative commons image Icon Manuel M. Vicente from Spain under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jun 2017
    As politicians try to make sense of the results of the 2017 General Election, how well did the polls give us a guide to the final result? Leighton Vaughan...
  • Does maths offer a better model for multi-candidate elections? Creative commons image Icon Peter Miller under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Jun 2017

  • Does maths offer a better model for multi-candidate elections?

    Does maths offer a better model for multi-candidate elections? Creative commons image Icon Peter Miller under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jun 2017
    First past the post - the tradition in UK general elections - isn't a great way to deliver the most agreeable result. Cristoph Borgers suggests we make it...
  • Reboot Your STEM Career Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

    Reboot Your STEM Career

    By Clem Herman, Katie Chicot

    Returning to a STEM career? Reboot Your STEM Career is a comprehensive interactive toolkit to help you relaunch your...

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    10 mins

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    30 May 2017

  • Reboot Your STEM Career

    Reboot Your STEM Career Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 30 May 2017
    Returning to a STEM career? Reboot Your STEM Career is a comprehensive interactive toolkit to help you relaunch your career and navigate your way back into...
  • Hidden Maths

    Join us in breaking down the myths and mystery surrounding the world of Mathematics and Statistics with our FREE...

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    20 Apr 2017

  • Hidden Maths

    Introductory level Updated 20 Apr 2017
    Join us in breaking down the myths and mystery surrounding the world of Mathematics and Statistics with our FREE learning content. 
  • Has Donald Trump improved the US economy in fifty days? Creative commons image Icon Steven Depolo under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Has Donald Trump improved the US economy in fifty days?

    By Gabriella Legrenzi

    Donald Trump is proudly acclaiming his great economic data. But is he actually enjoying a boom handed to him by...

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    Updated on:

    13 Mar 2017

  • Has Donald Trump improved the US economy in fifty days?

    Has Donald Trump improved the US economy in fifty days? Creative commons image Icon Steven Depolo under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Mar 2017
    Donald Trump is proudly acclaiming his great economic data. But is he actually enjoying a boom handed to him by President Obama? Gabriella Legrenzi considers...
  • Don't Panic - How to End Poverty in 15 Years Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Don't Panic - How to End Poverty in 15 Years

    Shown again as a tribute to the late Hans Rosling, his exploration of how statistics offers hope in an overcrowded world is...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Feb 2017

  • Don't Panic - How to End Poverty in 15 Years

    Don't Panic - How to End Poverty in 15 Years Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Feb 2017
    Shown again as a tribute to the late Hans Rosling, his exploration of how statistics offers hope in an overcrowded world is available on iPlayer throughout...
  • Does counting calories work? Creative commons image Icon Mike Mozart under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Does counting calories work?

    By Nicola Twilley, Cynthia Graber

    If you're finding your new diet frustrating because you can't make the calories add up, you're not alone. ...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Feb 2017

  • Does counting calories work?

    Does counting calories work? Creative commons image Icon Mike Mozart under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Feb 2017
    If you're finding your new diet frustrating because you can't make the calories add up, you're not alone. Cynthia Graber and Nicola Twilley investigate...
  • Can you predict the outcome of a Brexit deal with a little logic and a bit of arithmetic? Creative commons image Icon European Parliament under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
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    Updated on:

    26 Jan 2017

  • Can you predict the outcome of a Brexit deal with a little logic and a bit of arithmetic?

    Can you predict the outcome of a Brexit deal with a little logic and a bit of arithmetic? Creative commons image Icon European Parliament under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Jan 2017
    Three short equations may help determine the likely outcome of Theresa May's dealings with the EU, believes Kalypso Nicolaïdis.
  • Why is snow so hard to predict? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: 70154

    Why is snow so hard to predict?

    By Peter Clark

    Much of Britain has been told to prepare for its first significant snow of the winter today. But equally, it might...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jan 2017

  • Why is snow so hard to predict?

    Why is snow so hard to predict? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: 70154
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jan 2017
    Much of Britain has been told to prepare for its first significant snow of the winter today. But equally, it might not happen - New York famously faced a...
  • How do I pitch an idea to a science editor? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Kaboompics

    How do I pitch an idea to a science editor?

    If you've got a story about science, you'll want to get it read. The first step is getting an editor to want to...

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    11 Jan 2017

  • How do I pitch an idea to a science editor?

    How do I pitch an idea to a science editor? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Kaboompics
    Updated 11 Jan 2017
    If you've got a story about science, you'll want to get it read. The first step is getting an editor to want to publish it... but how do you persuade the...
  • What do safe drinking guidelines mean? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Benis Arapovic | Dreamstime.com

    What do safe drinking guidelines mean?

    By David Spiegelhalter

    The professor charged with Public Understanding of Risk tries to make sense of the latest rules for safe alcohol...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Nov 2016

  • What do safe drinking guidelines mean?

    What do safe drinking guidelines mean? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Benis Arapovic | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Nov 2016
    The professor charged with Public Understanding of Risk tries to make sense of the latest rules for safe alcohol consumption.
  • Why the economy can't explain Trump or Brexit Creative commons image Icon Gage Skidmore under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    Why the economy can't explain Trump or Brexit

    By Eric Kaufmann

    Two shocks to the political system, but neither, says Eric Kaufmann, were driven by personal economic circumstances.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Nov 2016

  • Why the economy can't explain Trump or Brexit

    Why the economy can't explain Trump or Brexit Creative commons image Icon Gage Skidmore under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Nov 2016
    Two shocks to the political system, but neither, says Eric Kaufmann, were driven by personal economic circumstances.
  • How did Trump win the White House? Creative commons image Icon Gage Skidmore under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    How did Trump win the White House?

    By Professor Anthony J. Gaughan

    There are five factors which took Trump to Pennsylvania Avenue, believes Anthony J. Gaughan

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    5 mins

    Updated on:

    09 Nov 2016

  • How did Trump win the White House?

    How did Trump win the White House? Creative commons image Icon Gage Skidmore under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Nov 2016
    There are five factors which took Trump to Pennsylvania Avenue, believes Anthony J. Gaughan
  • Crater calculator Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Fredrik / NASA

    Crater calculator

    How big a crater would be made by an impact from a body hurtling from space? It depends... but our calculator will...

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    5 mins

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    Updated on:

    09 Sep 2016

  • Crater calculator

    Crater calculator Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Fredrik / NASA
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Sep 2016
    How big a crater would be made by an impact from a body hurtling from space? It depends... but our calculator will give you an idea. You can choose either to...
  • The 2016 race enters the home straight Creative commons image Icon Gage Skidmore under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    The 2016 race enters the home straight

    By Leighton Vaughan Williams

    The start of September sees the US Presidential election enter its final stages. The polls might be suggesting...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Sep 2016

  • The 2016 race enters the home straight

    The 2016 race enters the home straight Creative commons image Icon Gage Skidmore under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Sep 2016
    The start of September sees the US Presidential election enter its final stages. The polls might be suggesting Hillary will coast to victory - but how far...
  • How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: RobertoVi

    How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights?

    By Christabel Ligami

    The spread of mobile phone access is helping revolutionise the way data on family planning is being used and shared,...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Aug 2016

  • How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights?

    How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: RobertoVi
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Aug 2016
    The spread of mobile phone access is helping revolutionise the way data on family planning is being used and shared, reports Christabel Ligami
  • OpenLearn Live: 3rd August 2016 Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Adrian Pingstone / Public Domain

    OpenLearn Live: 3rd August 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    Buy British? Maybe next time, says the government in 1966. Today's government embraces blockchains. And why the...

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    Updated on:

    03 Aug 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 3rd August 2016

    OpenLearn Live: 3rd August 2016 Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Adrian Pingstone / Public Domain
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    Buy British? Maybe next time, says the government in 1966. Today's government embraces blockchains. And why the Alzheimer's drug isn't. Free learning from...

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  • Introduction to algebra

    This free course is an introduction to algebra which builds on the idea of using letters to represent numbers. Section 1 looks at finding,...

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    11 Dec 2017

  • Introduction to algebra

    Introduction to algebra Updated content
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    This free course is an introduction to algebra which builds on the idea of using...
  • Diagrams, charts and graphs

    Diagrams, charts and graphs are used by all sorts of people to express information in a visual way, whether it's in a report by a colleague or a...

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    Diagrams, charts and graphs Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    Diagrams, charts and graphs are used by all sorts of people to express information...
  • Geometry

    Geometry is concerned with the various aspects of size, shape and space. In this free course you will explore the concepts of angles, shapes,...

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    04 Aug 2017

  • Geometry

    Geometry Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    Geometry is concerned with the various aspects of size, shape and space. In this...
  • Egyptian mathematics

    The Egyptians are known for being ahead of their time in comparison to some civilisations that came after them. This free course, Egyptian...

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    10 Apr 2017

  • Egyptian mathematics

    Egyptian mathematics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    The Egyptians are known for being ahead of their time in comparison to some...
  • Babylonian mathematics

    This free course looks at Babylonian mathematics. You will learn how a series of discoveries has enabled historians to decipher stone tablets and...

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  • Babylonian mathematics

    Babylonian mathematics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    This free course looks at Babylonian mathematics. You will learn how a series of...
  • Using a scientific calculator

    Do you have a Casio fx-83 ES scientific calculator (or a compatible model) and want to learn how to use it? This free course, Using a scientific...

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    Using a scientific calculator Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    Do you have a Casio fx-83 ES scientific calculator (or a compatible model) and...
  • Numbers: Getting to grips with division

    Do you want to improve your ability to divide one number into another, especially if decimals are involved, without having to rely on a calculator?...

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  • Numbers: Getting to grips with division

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    Do you want to improve your ability to divide one number into another, especially...
  • Maths for science and technology

    Youre about to start a course in science and technology and you're wondering whether your level of maths is going to be enough to get you through....

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    27 Jul 2016

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    Youre about to start a course in science and technology and you're wondering...
  • Language, notation and formulas

    Communication is as vital in mathematics as in any language. This free course, Language, notation and formulas, will help you to express yourself...

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    31 May 2016

  • Language, notation and formulas

    Language, notation and formulas Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    Communication is as vital in mathematics as in any language. This free course,...
  • Ratio, proportion and percentages

    From politics to cookery, ratios, proportions and percentages are part of everyday life. This free course is designed to help you become more...

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    25 Apr 2016

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    Ratio, proportion and percentages Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    From politics to cookery, ratios, proportions and percentages are part of everyday...
  • Squares, roots and powers

    From paving your patio to measuring the ingredients for your latest recipe, squares, roots and powers really are part of everyday life. This free...

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  • Prices

    This free course, Prices, looks at a wide variety of ways of comparing prices and the construction of a price index. You will also look at the...

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    25 Apr 2016

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    This free course, Prices, looks at a wide variety of ways of comparing prices and...
  • Exploring distance time graphs

    Graphs are a common way of presenting information. However, like any other type of representation, graphs rely on shared understandings of symbols...

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    Graphs are a common way of presenting information. However, like any other type of...
  • Numbers: An introduction to subtraction

    Do you want to improve your ability to subtract one number from another, especially if decimals are involved, without having to rely on a...

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  • Rounding and estimation

    Scientific calculators are a wonderful invention, but theyre only as good as the people who use them. If you often get an unexpected or ridiculous...

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    Rounding and estimation Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    Scientific calculators are a wonderful invention, but theyre only as good as the...
  • Maths for Science

    Observation, measurement and the recording of data are central activities in science. Speculation and the development of new theories are crucial...

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    Maths for Science Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
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    Observation, measurement and the recording of data are central activities in...
  • Starting with maths: Patterns and formulas

    Patterns occur everywhere in art, nature, science and especially mathematics. Being able to recognise, describe and use these patterns is an...

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  • Starting with maths: Patterns and formulas

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    Patterns occur everywhere in art, nature, science and especially mathematics. ...
  • Modelling heat transfer

    This free course, Modelling heat transfer, is the fourth in the series of five courses on mathematical modelling. In this course you will be taken...

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    17 Mar 2016

  • Modelling heat transfer

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    This free course, Modelling heat transfer, is the fourth in the series of five...
  • Modelling with first order differential equations

    This free course, Modelling with first order differential equations, lays the foundation of Newtonian mechanics and in particular the procedure for...

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    16 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    16 Mar 2016

  • Modelling with first order differential equations

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    This free course, Modelling with first order differential equations, lays the...
  • Developing modelling skills

    This free course, Developing modelling skills, is the third in the series of five courses on mathematical modelling. It provides an overview of the...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    16 Mar 2016

  • Developing modelling skills

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    This free course, Developing modelling skills, is the third in the series of five...
  • Analysing skid marks

    This free course, Analysing skid marks, is the second in the series of five courses on mathematical modelling. In it you are asked to relate the...

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    16 Mar 2016

  • Analysing skid marks

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    This free course, Analysing skid marks, is the second in the series of five...
  • Numbers, units and arithmetic

    Do fractions and decimals make you apprehensive about maths? Do you lack confidence in dealing with numbers? If so, then this free course, Numbers,...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    16 Mar 2016

  • Numbers, units and arithmetic

    Numbers, units and arithmetic
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    Do fractions and decimals make you apprehensive about maths? Do you lack...
  • Number systems

    Number systems and the rules for combining numbers can be daunting. This free course, Number systems, will help you to understand the detail of...

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    20 hours

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    15 Mar 2016

  • Number systems

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    Number systems and the rules for combining numbers can be daunting. This free...
  • Maths everywhere

    This free course, Maths everywhere, explores reasons for studying mathematics, practical applications of mathematical ideas and aims to help you to...

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