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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
15950 309-01 SHOW OPEN 0:46 BUMPER
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30090 309-02 WORKING BACKWARDS 2:49 SONG
In this song, the Fat Boys figure out what time they need to start preparing for their performance by taking apart their day. They figure the time needed to sleep, eat, put on make-up, and rehearse.
30790 309-03 MATH-ZA-POPPIN' #8 4:57 STUDIO
Pledge Central asks people to tell 12 of their friends to watch Square One. A chart of the powers of 12 is used to show how quickly the news would spread.
30430 309-04 BIG NUMBERS - BILLION 0:30 ANIMATION
This segment compares one billion to one million, and tells the viewer that one billion seconds is almost 32 years.
30940 309-05 MICHIGAN STADIUM: STAMPS (7.9 MILL) 1:38 LIVE ACTION FILM
The following question is posed to the viewer: How many stamps would it take to cover the entire playing field of Michigan Stadium?
15250 309-06 Has XKUBRICK'S RUBE 2:57 STUDIO
In order to stop its incessant singing, Irving and Dave give Hank the computer a program he can never finish: start with 3; add 4; stop if the sum is even; if not go back to step two.
30014 309-07 MATHNET-CASE OF SWAMI SCAM-4 14:14 MATHNET
Mixed reviews of a play suggest that the Swami must have sent out letters covering all possible outcomes. Using logic and patterns they've found, they work backwards to spell out the scam in a chart.
31240 309-08 LONG CLOSE 0:44 BUMPER
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Sketch Count:8
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 28:35

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