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Math/CS Club Talk: The License Plate Challenge

Join us for a math/cs club talk on a puzzle involving license plates.
  • What Mathematics and Computer Science plasmas
  • When Apr 26, 2022 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (America/New_York / UTC-400)
  • Where Zoom
  • Contact Name
  • Contact Phone 718-262-2551
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Dr. Lidia Gonzalez presents this math/cs club talk.

Abstract

The License Plate Challenge is a sort of solitaire that involves using the digits on a plate to construct a valid number sentence. For example, the digits in the plate ABC1234 can be used to create 4-3=2-1. In this talk, I explore the question of whether, given certain conditions, it is possible to construct such a sentence for all possible plates.

No prior knowledge of the topic is assumed.

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All are welcomed. You do NOT need to be a math or cs major to attend.