**Welcome to the first issue of Maths Club News**. This is a news letter
and a web based magazine for all those who are interested in mathematics.
Comments and suggestions regarding content, format and contributions
are very welcome.

## Here are some of the things we would like to do:

- Explain exciting ideas in mathematics
- outline the life and work of mathematicians
- Present ways of looking at old problems
- List sites where ideas of mathematics are explained
- Have a section on problems and puzzles
- List those who have sent in correct solutions: with solutions of problems in previous issue of this magazine.
- Give a list of web links that we found interesting
- List books on mathematics that we found interesting
- Suggestions regarding web links that are good are very welcome.

## Contents:

- Stories about numbers
- Lives of famous mathematicians
- Stories about topics: Quadratic Equations
- Web links
- Books of interest
- Careers: Financial Mathematics
- Problems and Puzzles: Team Projects
- Challenge Problems
- How to send in solutions
- How to send in suggestions
- Teachers Corner: Tips for Explaining Concepts
- Help Line
- Contact details

Contact: hmi.schools@maths.tcd.iehmi@maths.tcd.ie. Last updated: .

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