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The Discovery Center has a new formula for fun: the MathRox featured exhibit, opening this Saturday, Feb. 9. The exhibit, which is included with general admission, allows visitors to divide and conquer a range of life-size games, puzzles and building challenges designed to multiply their math skills. Infinite variables await as guests solve brainteasers and explore hands-on activities.
More information about the MathRox exhibit is at www.explorethedc.org/mathrox .
As part of the exhibit opening, the Discovery Center is including special activities and programs throughout the day on Feb. 9:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Designed to inspire and spark the imagination, the MathRox exhibit provides rich and engaging experiences that:
The exhibit includes brainteasers that are solved by working with tangrams and pattern magnets, a giant version of the “Tower of Hanoi” pegs-and-rings challenge, a large cube puzzle, and a keystone arch challenge. Visitors will measure and estimate how high and how far they can jump, as well as try their hand at the Sumball Machine, Shoot for the 10s and much more.