Tag: Fiction

The curious incident with the dog at night time

Summary: A novel about an autistic boy who sees the entire world in mathematical terms. Eg probality Author: Mark Haddon Publication Year: 2003 Type of document: Novel

Sheldon Cooper’s friendship algorithm

Summary: Sheldon Cooper from The Big Bang Theory explains how to use an algorithm to meet and make friends. Author: Chuck Lorre, Bill Prady Publication Year: 2008 Electronic Access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0xgjUhEG3U Type of document: TV-series

A beautiful mind

Summary: A clip from the movie about the late John Nash. Author: Ron Howard Publication Year: 2002 Electronic Access: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OIUa-mxIhM Type of document: Film

Pay it forward

Summary: Exponential growth is illustrated by a boy who does good deeds and where these deeds are paid for by means of doing good deeds to others. Author: Catherine Ryan Hyde Publication Year: 2000 Electronic Access: https://themathlab.com/Algebra/exponential%20growth%20and%20decay/payit.htm Type of document: Film