Something I love about mathematics is the wealth of things it can describe. Throughout the first week of VAMPY, we have explored complex shapes, patterns in nature, and probability. Campers discovered unique ways in which these topics describe the world around us. As one of the hottest weeks of June came to a close, […]
What would you do if you were the ruler of the world?
by Scott Dinh Yesterday, campers had their last day of study hall. Most campers were ecstatic about finishing study hall because the talent show and banquet occupy the two final evenings of VAMPY. The final study hall also represented the culmination of everything they learned throughout camp, and many campers expressed their sense of fulfillment […]
By the end of the first week, we had covered scalars, vectors, most kinematic equations, Newton’s laws, projectiles, basic forces, free body diagrams, work, and power.