2/27/1990

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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
15950 332-01 SHOW OPEN 0:46 BUMPER
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14230 332-02 No XDIET LITE WET 3:22 STUDIO
As the characters attempt to shoot a commercial for Diet Lite Wet, they note the equivalence of fraction, decimal,and percent.
30830 332-03 BEAZLEY & THE NUMBERS: 7 1:43 ANIMATION
Beazley is shown a list of eight numbers. He asks 3 questions, each reducing the list by half, to find the secret number.
30780 332-04 MATH-ZA-POPPIN' #7 2:47 STUDIO
Math riddles and pies in the face.
31000 332-05 PERSON ON THE STREET: TIME 1:01 LIVE ACTION FILM
People on the street are asked: It takes about 11 1/2 days for a clock to tick off one million seconds. How long does it take to tick off one billion seconds? One trillion?
30470 332-06 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.
30540 332-07 BUT WHO'S COUNTING?: SMALLEST MULT. OF 5 4:27 GAME SHOW
Players arrange five randomly chosen digits in an attempt to form the smallest possible five-digit multiple of five. To play, they must apply some knowledge of place value and probability.
30960 332-08 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?
30012 332-09 MATHNET-CASE OF SWAMI SCAM-2 10:50 MATHNET
Continuing to look for patterns and going back over the facts, Mathnetters discover that all letters were run through the same postage meter, and find that all sent $5000 to same post office box.
31240 332-10 LONG CLOSE 0:44 BUMPER
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Sketch Count:10
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 28:20

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