Conway’s Rational Tangles: A story from Areteem Summer Camp explaining a simple introduction to knot theory through a fun activity.

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## John Conway’s Game of Life

John Conway’s Game of Life shows that even when following simple rules, high level patterns and complexity can emerge.

Continue reading## Cutting up a Triangle

In \(\triangle ABC\), let points \(P_i (i=1,2,3,4,5)\) be 5 points on side \(\overline{AB}\), in that order, such that \[ AP_1=P_1P_2=P_2P_3=P_3P_4=P_4P_5=P_5B;

Continue reading## Counting Candies

Six candies are given to 4 people at random. What is the probability that each person receives at least one

Continue reading## A Fun Geometry Problem

In the diagram above, \(AB\) is the diameter of a semicircle with radius 1, \( CDEF \) and \(CGHK\) are

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