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Announcing the Return of March Mathness

Last year, we devoted the march blog posts to celebrating March Mathness, the math behind the sport of basketball. Many of you sent in your own math problems for posting. These included  scores, records of teams, distance teams have to … Continue reading

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Announcing the winner March Mathness

Thank you and congratulations to North Side Elementary!  They won a $50 VISA gift certificate for their own Final Four party.  Here are the remaining math problems their 4th grade students submitted to our March Mathness Contest. Michigan won 19 … Continue reading

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The Math Behind Basketball Jerseys and Lost Shoes from Northside Elementary

Enjoy these fun math problems from the 4th graders at Northside Elementary. The total height of the all the players of Duke is 42 ft. What is half of the total height of the players on Duke’s team? In their … Continue reading

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