Latest Further Mathematics Stories

2008-09-18 00:00:26

By Andy Sharman UNIVERSITIES A flagship scheme set up to raise teenage interest in mathematics will be lucky to solve the crisis affecting the subject at university level, says one leading academic.

2008-08-18 00:00:33

THERE are countless success stories from our region's Alevel stars. A 17-year-old pupil from Newcastle Church High School, in Jesmond, has won her place at Cambridge University a year early.

2007-01-14 03:00:26

By Steen, Lynn Arthur Even under the best of circumstances, teaching mathematics is a daunting challenge. But in today's society, it is increasingly important.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'