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Question: Why is this a mathematical limerick?
( (12 + 144 + 20 + 3 Sqrt) / 7 ) + 5*11 = 92 + 0 .
A dozen, a gross, and a score,
plus three times the square root of four, divided by seven, plus five times eleven, is nine squared and not a bit more.
---Jon Saxton (math textbook author)
Challenge students to invent their own math limerick!
The Math Behind the Fact:
It is fun to mix mathematics with poetry.
Su, Francis E., et al. "Math Limerick." Math Fun Facts.