Category Archives: Math

Congratulations MathCounts Team!

This year’s team placed 2nd, beating some very, very large schools, one of which beat us in the first year we went to this competition.

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Holiday Math Problems!!

Your browser does not support the audio element. While all of you are bored from sleeping in, sipping eggnog, and munching on fruitcake, try a few of these holiday math problems courtesy of MathCounts. Ariel and Thomas are playing the … Continue reading

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Problem of the week! Mwahahahaha!

We had a great MathCounts problem this week that caused much discussion and consternation.  The problem was “At how many minutes after noon do the hour hand and minute hand of an analog clock first meet again?  Express your answer … Continue reading

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Vihart Rocks!! Math Problem of the Week

Thanks to Maggie H.’s  mom for this video and this weeks problem of the week.  Actually, it is an art project of the week.  Surf a few of the vihart videos on youtube and turn in your own Vihart inspired … Continue reading

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Dead Man’s Hand – Math Problem of the Week

Hey math students.  Periodically I will give you a cool math problem to solve.  Turn in your worked out solution for a point of extra credit.  (Must be turned in the week it was posted.) This first question caught my … Continue reading

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