It was indeed an honour to attend the Mathematics workshop on 11th of July,2018 by Dr. Sinha at Indus Valley world School. The participants were the students of Mathematics of grade 12 (Science and Commerce stream). The highlights of the workshop were :
· Activity based workshop
· Problem solving mathematical puzzles
· Origin of some mathematical problems
· The main topics of Mathematics problems which were included were ‘Probability’ and ‘Permutations and Combinations’.
The students enjoyed the workshop as it helped them look at mathematical problems in a different way. They also gained from the interaction. Such workshops bring a new perspective towards the subject.
The workshop was conducted by Prof B.K.Sinha-Ex-Faculty-Indian Statistical Institute, awarded the ‘PC Mahalanobis Gold Medal : 1980’ by the Sadharan Brahma Samaj for his contributions in Statistics. A man of repute he displays an illustrious career of Teaching/ Research / Consultancy all over the world. His Quality Teaching and Collaborative Research skills earned him international recognition and enabled him travel extensively.