21400 |
232-01 | COMBO JOMBO |
3:41 |
SONG |

| The song demonstrates the use of combinatorics to find the number of combinations of bands of several sizes given the number of each type player available. |

21320 |
232-02 | DIRKLET: MAKE A DRAWING |
1:33 |
BUMPER |

| Dirk suggests that a good problem solving heuristic is to make a drawing in order to visualize a problem more clearly. |

14311 |
232-03 No X | DATA HEADACHE I |
1:10 |
STUDIO |

| A woman uses a bar chart to organize her monthly expenses and rid herself of a data headache. |

20560 |
232-04 | SQUARE ONE SQUARES #4 |
5:27 |
GAME SHOW |

| Two students try to determine which cast member is giving the correct answer to the questions: Grid with Star, and Futuristic Money. |

20561 |
232-04 | SQUARE ONE SQUARES #4 QUESTION 1 |
0:00 |
GAME SHOW QUESTION |

| What number belongs in the square with the star in it, if you count along the edge of a 10x10 grid? |

20562 |
232-04 | SQUARE ONE SQUARES #4 QUESTION 2 |
0:00 |
GAME SHOW QUESTION |

| Which of the two figures contains more triangles? |

21580 |
232-05 | POLYHEDRONS - 1 (TETRAHEDRON) VERSION 2 |
0:24 |
ANIMATION |

| This animation illustrates how an arrangement of triangles fold up into a 3-dimensional tetrahedron. |

15537 |
232-06 No X | BLACKSTONE: DIME, PENNY, NICKEL |
2:04 |
STUDIO |

| Blackstone uses a fundamental property of even and odd numbers to correctly identify which hand holds the dime and which holds the penny. His follow-up trick depends on psychology--not mathematics. |

16250 |
232-07 No X | INFINITY (INFINITE REGRESS) |
0:41 |
ANIMATION |

| The camera zooms in on Beverly sitting in a room with a picture of Beverly sitting in a room with a picture of Beverly sitting in a room -- to illustrate the idea of infinite regress. |

20031 |
232-08 | MATHNET-CASE OF THE WILLING PARROT-2 |
12:06 |
MATHNET |

| The Mathnetters find their ghost, Norman Tedge, hiding out in the mansion. Then they uncover a puzzle with a particular pattern which might prove to have a bearing on the missing money. |

| Sketch Count: | 10 |

| Episode Length(may exclude credits): |
27:06 |