The Mathematics society of Miranda house, Sankhya, Brings to you its annual departmental fest “ORIGIN 2014” on 25th and 26th March. The festival will be celebrating mathematics in all of its spectacular forms by hosting a sequence of events ranging from paper presentation to mind-boggling quizzes, scavenger hunt, an event on comic making, Pictionary and for the first time the event of Mock Stock will be conducted in collaboration with Bombay Stock Exchange(BSE).
The events lined up for the upcoming fest are:-
1. Mock Stock (By BSE)
Here is a game, modeled on stock exchanges the world over, taking you through the main moves of share transactions. If you have never known what a share is and have only wondered the enchanting world of money minting through the stock market, here is a splendid opportunity to have a first hand experience without the forfeit of actual monetary loss.
For online registrations, click on the link below
2. Trivia Quiz
The Quiz is the centerpiece of Origin-The Mathematical fest of Miranda House. The quiz is designed to be fun, challenging, and thought-provoking.
Register at : https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1h-meACYvxV0teJe7r2vknju9hT1nE6oPOOkgzeO_foI/viewform
3. Paper presentation
The event of paper presentation is a wonderful platform for all those inquisitive minds having a knack for research and to quench their thirst for all the latest development in mathematics as well as presentation of some classic topics in their own unique way.
The Mathematics Society invites you to a fun filled evening with Pictionary. The games of shapes ,figures and geometry takes a whole new interesting perspective in the form of the game of Pictionary.
5. Comic Crazy
Comic Crazy is a comic making competition hosted by Dr. Isomorpheus(drisomorpheus.com/): India’s first math webcomic. Entries should preferably be under the theme of science(sci-fi included ). Entries can be either on hardcopy or softcopy. While judging, emphasis will be on your wit and script .
6. Missing Professor Scavenger Hunt
The cherry on the top of the cake for the Mathematics Festival is the Scavenger hunt wherein a series of clues,ofcourse mathematical, lead you to a crime scene. With the thrill of adventure and the adrenaline rushing chore of code breaking, the scavenger hunt has always remained the main attraction for the fest