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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
21390 227-01 ESTIMATION 3:51 SONG
A song about estimation which suggests that estimating is a quick and easy way to get an answer fast. It is quite a useful tool when an answer doesn't need to be exact
20530 227-02 SQUARE ONE SQUARES #1 6:24 GAME SHOW
Two students try to determine which cast member is giving the correct answer to the questions: Pickle Pies, Silver Dollar, and Tables.
20531 227-02 SQUARE ONE SQUARES #1 QUESTION 1 0:00 GAME SHOW QUESTION
Pickle Pies of the same size are illustrated via paintbox. One pie is cut into fifths and the other into sixths. The animation shows that the pie cut into fifths will have the bigger slices.
20532 227-02 SQUARE ONE SQUARES #1 QUESTION 2 0:00 GAME SHOW QUESTION
Probability of a fair coin landing on heads is one half. The probability is independent of the number of times the coin is flipped.
20533 227-02 SQUARE ONE SQUARES #1 QUESTION 3 0:00 GAME SHOW QUESTION
Four people can sit at each of three tables when the tables are separated. When the tables are pushed together some of the space for seats is lost allowing room for only eight people.
14420 227-03 Has XGREMPOD AND BLOTMO: SPONGE CANDY 2:18 STUDIO
Grempod, a Rigelian alien, offers his pal Blotmo a ripe sea fig from the planet Xerkne if he can guess which of his 4 hands holds the treat. The probability is 1/4 that Blotmo will choose correctly.
14240 227-04 No XHARRY'S HAMBURGER HAVEN 2:27 STUDIO
As the characters attempt to shoot a commercial for Harry's Hamburger Haven, they note the equivalence of decimal, fraction, and percent.
21350 227-05 DIRKLET: NUMBER TRICK 1:45 ANIMATION
Dirk demonstrates a number trick: take a 3-digit number, reverse them, subtract smaller from larger; middle digit of the difference will be 9 and the sum of the other two is 9.
20910 227-06 EB: SPOT THE PENTAGONS 0:25 ANIMATION
This short animation asks the viewer to identify which of the polygons are pentagons.
20001 227-07 MATHNET-CASE OF THE MAP WITH A GAP-2 10:04 MATHNET
The Mathnetters join Bronco and ride horses into Mulch Gulch, a deserted ghost town. They are in search of the buried trasure.
Sketch Count:10
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 27:14

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