Who Am I?

I was a famous Mathematician who died in the year 1871.

I was “x”  years old in the year x2.

 In what year was I born? Who am I? Describe one of my notable achievements.


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I have been teaching Mathematics in Victorian secondary schools for 30 years. I use the www to make my maths lessons better. I hope this blog will give other teachers some ideas to try in their own classes.
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One Response to Who Am I?

  1. AdrianC says:

    Struggled with this one for a bit……
    Augustus de Morgan, a British Mathematician who was born in India. Innovator in the field of Mathematical logic.
    I came across de Morgan in my first year at University studying Discrete Mathematics.

    de Morgan’s laws

    “Well done Cammy, finally came thru with the goods! Come on students, get into gear, don’t let Maths teachers beat you.” – Mr. T

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