Film, Video Mathematics and Primary Sources (Online Office Hours)

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Title

  • Mathematics and Primary Sources (Online Office Hours)

Summary

  • How can analyzing primary sources through a mathematics lens help students gain insights into the evolution of the U.S. Postal System? Thomas Jefferson's plan to send secret messages to Lewis and Clark? Rosa Parks' culinary tastes? Come join a conversation where we'll look at how students can apply a mathematical approach to the analysis of primary sources, both sharpening their math skills and unlocking fresh insights into a variety of other disciplines.

Event Date

  • May 21, 2020

Running Time

  • 34 minutes 16 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Mathematics and Primary Sources Online Office Hours. 2020. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9257/.

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(2020) Mathematics and Primary Sources Online Office Hours. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9257/.

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Mathematics and Primary Sources Online Office Hours. 2020. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9257/>.