This week the topic was coordinate geometry and structural engineering.
We interviewed John Read, who’s a structural engineer, about his work and how he uses mathematics to design structures and buildings.
Puzzle: A square has one corner is at coordinates (1,12) and the corner opposite it is at coordinates (22,15). Calculate the coordinates of the other two corners. What is the area of the square?
The FMSP has been superseded by the AMSP