Numberplay: Tinkering with Ladders
At the next step, you may again use subtraction, to give 1,1,7,7 or division, giving 2, 2, 5 and 5. A ladder is deemed to have ended if any of the numbers becomes zero (this rule is necessary because we are allowing division). Your goal is to find sets of ...
Inside the Ropes: Indy wrestling Q&A
Same thing with any specific type of match, like a ladder match or a submission match ... The promoter has to do the math and figure out how many extra tickets he now has to sell to make money on the show. At the $1,000 amount, it would be 50 extra ...
Trying tech to reach middle schoolers with math
As eighth-graders at Northwest Middle School reviewed for end-of-year math tests, they had to figure out the length of a ladder using the Pythagorean ... explaining exponential multiplication and division. "They didn’t speak 20 words in front of other ...
Our Towns; Where 2 + 2 Can Open Eyes To a New World
Marrow, is the accounting supervisor for the marketing division ... laude degree in mathematics from Delaware State College, which also recently awarded him an honorary doctorate in humane letters. He started climbing the corporate ladder, but he has ...
Huppenthal: Math game will transform classroom learning
If that happens, Spohrer said his division of IBM would be interested in "the opportunity to scale it up globally." FreeThrows gets students to complete practice drills in the fundamental skills of math ... they're moving up the ladder," he said.