Ben Sparks

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Ben Sparks is a mathematician, musician, and public speaker. He gives maths talks and workshops around the world, to students, teachers, and the general public. He’s part freelance and part time with the Advanced Maths Support Programme (AMSP), and he’s based at the University of Bath.

His performances include regular work with the Numberphile YouTube channel and Maths Inspiration shows. 

He taught Maths in secondary schools for 10 years, and is an author of several A level Maths Textbooks.

Alongside his love of interesting maths, he uses Geogebra lots to create interactive animations, and has been known to play guitar and sing live in Maths talks. 

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