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### Video Flash Cards: Semaphore

Video Flash Cards to learn Flag Semaphore. Created with perspective that video viewer is facing sig… Tags: Semaphore, Cards: Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 5 views

### Video Flash Cards: TELLING TIME: Analog - Digital

Video Flash Cards to learn how to convert Analog time on clocks to Digital time (192 videos) and vi… Tags: Analog, - Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 9 views

### How to Solve One-Step Equations

This is 2 of 4 videos I custom made for an educator in California for an experimental 1-week video… Tags: Equations, One-Step Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 17 views

### How to Solve Two-Step Equations

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### How to Solve Multi-Step Equations

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### How to Graph Linear and Double Inequalities

This is a FREE 14 minute sample of my "Algebra: Solving Linear Inequalities" lesson. I go over how… Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 7 views

### Teaser: New "How To" Video Series - Summer 2014

New "how to" video series coming this summer! What could it be? Icon in video is a really good hint… Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 1 view

### 6.SP.5.c - Mean Absolute Deviation (Measure of Variation)

In this video on how to find the mean absolute deviation, Mr. Almeida explains not only the procedu… Tags: (Measure, of Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 8 views

### 6.SP.5.c - Interquartile Range or IQR (Measure of Variation)

In this video on how to find the interquartile range, Mr. Almeida explains not only the procedure b… Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 1 view

### 6.SP.5.c - Missing Number and the Mean

Have you ever come across a question asking you to find the missing number when you are given the m… Tags: the, Mean Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 7 views

### 6.SP.5.c - Measures of Central Tendency - Mean, Median (and Mode)

Have you ever wondered what the average number of children is in a U.S. family or how much money a… Tags: Mean, Median Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 7 views

### 6.SP.5.c - Interquartile Range or IQR (Measure of Variation)

In this video on how to find the interquartile range, Mr. Almeida explains not only the procedure b… Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 4 views

### 6.SP.5.c - Missing Number and the Mean

Have you ever come across a question asking you to find the missing number when you are given the m… Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 4 views

### 6.SP.5.c - Measures of Central Tendency - Mean, Median (and Mode)

Have you ever wondered what the average number of children is in a U.S. family or how much money a… Wanda Collins Nov 29, 2014 3 views

### 6.SP.5.b - Describe Attributes of Data

In this video, Mr. Almeida explains how to describe what attribute the data is measuring, how the d… Tags: of, Data Wanda Collins Nov 28, 2014 4 views

### 6.SP.5.a - Report the Number of Observations in a Data Set

In this video, Mr. Almeida explains how to report the number of observations, or the n, in a data s… Tags: in, a Wanda Collins Nov 28, 2014 9 views

### 6.SP.4 - Represent Data on a Box Plot (Box-and-Whisker Plot) / 5 Number Summary

Mr. Almeida shows how to represent numerical data on a box plot, according to 6.SP.4. This way of o… Tags: Plot), (Box-and-Whisker Wanda Collins Nov 28, 2014 2 views

### 6.SP.4 - Represent Data on a Dot Pot

Mr. Almeida shows how to represent numerical data on a dot plot, according to 6.SP.4. Tags: a, Dot Wanda Collins Nov 28, 2014 11 views

### 6.SP.4 - Represent Data on a Dot Pot

Mr. Almeida shows how to represent numerical data on a dot plot, according to 6.SP.4. Wanda Collins Nov 28, 2014

### 6.G.1 - Area of Irregular Polygons

Watch Mr. Almeida explain how to find the area of irregular polygons by following 4 simple steps: 1… Tags: Irregular, Polygons Wanda Collins Nov 28, 2014 10 views

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Question: Why is this a mathematical limerick?

( (12 + 144 + 20 + 3 Sqrt[4]) / 7 ) + 5*11 = 9^{2} + 0 .

Answer:

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)

**Presentation Suggestions:**

Challenge students to invent their own math limerick!

**The Math Behind the Fact:**

It is fun to mix mathematics with poetry.

**Resources:**

Su, Francis E., et al. "Math Limerick." Math Fun Facts.

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