3/13/1987

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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
15950 135-01 SHOW OPEN 0:46 BUMPER
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13160 135-02 DON'T RATIO WITHOUT IT 1:14 STUDIO
In this commercial take-off, the subject is the colon, a critical symbol for any ratio.
13650 135-03 DON'T BE NOSEY 2:15 STUDIO
The ratio of people wearing nose glasses to those who are not changes several times within a party of people.
17325 135-04 VO: DON'T DESPAIR 0:06 BUMPER
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15540 135-05 (BLACKSTONE) LEAD-IN & TAG 0:09 BUMPER
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10372 135-06 BLACKSTONE: 1089 3:05 STUDIO
Blackstone asks the spectator to take a 3 digit number, reverse the digits, subtract the smaller from the larger, reverse those digits (treat it as a 3-digit number), and gets the answer 1089.
10190 135-07 PROBLEM SONG 2:27 SONG
Arthur solves the problem of how many apples he and another character can peel in 3 hours by using addition, multiplication, and division.
13971 135-08 (COATRACK) LEAD IN 0:09 BUMPER
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13970 135-09 COATRACK 3:50 STUDIO
Koatrack and Snafu practice trial and error to figure out how to pour exactly 4 liters from a 3 liter and a 5 liter measure.
17110 135-10 EB: DOUBLE STAR POLYGON 0:31 ANIMATION
This short animation illustrates a 5-point star that is circumscribed by a pentagon.
11045 135-11 MATHNET:PROBLEM OF THE TROJAN HAMBURG-5 12:08 MATHNET
When a half cup of coffee suddenly becomes full, the Mathnetters know that a solid must have displaced the coffee. They recognize that Hans dropped the diamond in the cup and caused the liquid to rise
Sketch Count:11
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 26:40

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