Department Trivia
University of Utah
Things That Start With "Pi"
Famous Mathematicians
Math in Pop Culture

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Current Director of Graduate Studies
Who is Karl Schwede?

100

President of the U
Who is David Pershing?

100

Has 88 keys
What is a PIano?

100

Proved Fermat's Last Theorem
Who is Andrew Wiles?

100

TV show featuring a crime-solving mathematician
What is Numb3rs?

200

Calculus Course Coordinator
Who is Matt Cecil?

200

Name of the art gallery on campus
What is the Utah Museum of Fine Arts?

200

Made from cucumbers
What is a PIckle?

200

Identify the mathematician in the picture...
Who is Isaac Newton?

200

Book about three black, female mathematicians who worked at NASA
What is Hidden Figures?

300

Identify the person in the photo
Who is Davar Khoshnevisan?

300

Mascot of the U
Who is Swoop?

300

Photo-based website
What is PInterest?

300

Featured in "The Man Who Knew Infinity"
Who is Srinivasa Ramanujan?

300

Mathematician featured in "A Beautiful Mind"
Who is John Nash?

400

Winner of the 2018 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics
Who is Christopher Hacon?

400

Identify the audio clip...
What is the Utah Fight Song?

400

A physical fitness system developed in the early 20th century
What is PIlates?

400

Early French female mathematician
Who is Sophie Germain?

400

Played Winnie Cooper on "The Wonder Years" and wrote "Math Doesn't Suck"
Who is Danica McKellar?

500

Warnock Endowed Chair co-holders
Who are Jon Chaika and Stefan Patrikis?

500

New name of the old Utah Museum of Natural History building
What is the Crocker Science Center?

500

A variety of large, red, heart-shaped chili pepper
What is a PImento?

500

Only female winner of the Fields Medal
Who is Maryam Mirzakhani?

500

Mathematics Awareness Month
What is April?