Webinar on Games of IMAGINARY Uruguay

The Webinar on Games of IMAGINARY Uruguay took place on Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 from 7 pm until 8 pm, with Dr. Marcelo Fiori, Professor at the Department of Engineering of the University of the Republic in Uruguay, as our invited speaker. This virtual event was free and open to the general public.

The invited speaker presented on IMAGINARY and on his experience with IMAGINARY Uruguay, which was a traveling exhibition of mathematics that toured his entire country. Dr. Marcelo Fiori shared some of the fun games and activities of this exhibition, including what happens when you cut a Mobius band in half or in thirds and how do you create an equilateral triangle, a square, a star and a scalene triangle with one single straight cut. The speaker also described a magic trick based on the binary system and an activity that combines chess with domino. To watch the documentary on IMAGINARY Uruguay, you can visit the website img.uy/docu.