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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
15950 305-01 SHOW OPEN 0:46 BUMPER
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30970 305-02 PERSON ON THE STREET: $10 A DAY 0:52 LIVE ACTION FILM
People on the street are asked: If you spend $10 day, it will take about 3 1/2 months to spend $1000. How long will it take to spend one million? One billion?
30470 305-03 BIG NUMBERS - MILLION/ BILLION/ TRILLION 1:04 ANIMATION
This segment compares the length of time a clock would take to tick off one million, one billion, and one trillion seconds.
30960 305-04 MICHIGAN STADIUM: FOOTBALLS (173 MILL) 1:36 LIVE ACTION FILM
The following question is posed to the viewer: How many footballs would it take to fill the entire Michigan Stadium to the top?
20140 305-05 Four seconds shorterMATHMAN: HEXAGONS 1:25 ANIMATION
Mathman plays a video game in which he must eat all polygons which are hexagons.
31185 305-06 INSERT: QUEEN-MATH IS A TOOL 0:10 BUMPER
"Mathematics is like a tool ... use it and solve problems."
30240 305-07 SQUARE ONE CHALLENGE #10 8:13 GAME SHOW
Two students try to determine whether each of two cast members is bluffing or telling the truth when answering the questions: Spheres, Mathman Portrait, and Three Nets.
30241 305-07 SQUARE ONE CHALLENGE #10 QUESTION 1 0:00 GAME SHOW QUESTION
Two spheres are sliced by planes. One cross section is shown to be circular. Will the other cross section look like ellipse, egg, or circle?
30242 305-07 SQUARE ONE CHALLENGE #10 QUESTION 2 0:00 GAME SHOW QUESTION
If one portrait of Mathman is 30 cm x 40 cm, how high is another that is in proportion and is 8 cm wide?
30243 305-07 SQUARE ONE CHALLENGE #10 QUESTION 3 0:00 GAME SHOW QUESTION
If a box with seven sides were dropped and it unfolded, would it look like one of three nets?
17907 305-08 JOHN MOSCHITA: PETER PIPER S, M, F 0:10 STUDIO
John Moschita does 3 different versions of the "Peter Piper" tongue twister - slow, medium, and fast. A graph illustrates the different rates as well.
30005 305-09 MATHNET-CASE OF ERSATZ EARTHQUAKE-5 11:48 MATHNET
The Mathnetters and the Mayor ask Ms. Divine to predict the outcome of a football game before paying for prediction of the Big Quake. They trick with the score of a game which never took place.
31250 305-10 CREDITS 1:36 BUMPER
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31380 305-11 LONG FRIDAY CLOSE 0:35 BUMPER
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Sketch Count:14
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 28:15

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