Take a look at this video of Scott Flansburg on the Discovery Channel’s “More Than Human”: In the video you see Scott Flansburg take the cubed root of 658,503 to get an answer of 87 in a matter of a second. How does he do it you ask? This trick does require some memorisation though, …
Math on TV
Taking a look at the table in Wikipedia the life expectancy for Canada is indeed a bit higher than that of the USA. Peter Gillies asked this question and Bill O’Reilly answers it perfectly:“Well, that’s to be expected, Peter, because we have ten times as many people as you do. That translates to ten times …
Scott Flansburg was born in New York on December 28, 1963. He served in the U.S. Air Force (1982-1988) and had a tour of duty with the Office of Special Investigations in Tokyo, Japan. He then returned to the United States and became an advocate of teaching math in an innovative fashion. In 1989 …
If you missed the Math Counts 2011 National Competition Countdown Round you can still watch it here.
Just listen to how the New York Mayor describes the even numbers and the number 0 in his speech about fuel rationing. Its at about 50 – 55 seconds into this clip from the BBc news site http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20264718 Thanks to Greg Bradley – BBC News for this submission! Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20264718
Lindsey Lohan has no limits and her criminal record can prove it.
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