Date: Nov 14, 2012 12:46 AM
Author: Jonathan Crabtree
Subject: From math to science? Book suggestion for 9 year olds.

My middle son was doing a dual math/science degree at the University of Melbourne. However because that is rare (and hard) exam clashes meant he dropped the math and will get just one qualification rather than two.

At some stage it seems most leave math behind to leverage the foundation it provides and launch a career elsewhere.

However to keep young kids interested in the math journey to somewhere else, they might benefit from this link

http://www.lucyhawking.com/george--the-big-bang.html