The 1st meeting of the Islander Math Circles, Spring 2015
Facilitators: Dr. Aubrey Rhoden
Agenda: Large Numbers
I. How big do numbers get?
II. Paper Folding
How many times can you fold a paper? Let’s look at Mythbusters…
How big of a piece of paper would you need to make 103 folds?
III. Calculating the Volume of the Universe
IV. Computer Memory Storage
How many movies can a 2 terabyte hard drive hold?