10/29/1991

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Sketches in (hopefully) order:
44150 422-01 SHOW OPEN 0:38 BUMPER
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40810 422-02 OLD PHILOSOPHER #5: AVERAGE 2:52 STUDIO
The Old Philosopher tells a story about finding the average driving speed needed in order to drive 580 miles in 10 hours. He points out the importance of having enough information to solve a problem.
40170 422-03 PIECE OF THE PIE #5 6:43 GAME SHOW
Two teams guess top answers to the survey question "Name a food many kids don't like." Team earning greater percentage guesses top answer to: thing to keep in box, fish, topping for cereal
43031 422-04 INSERT: DRACULA 1 0:08 BUMPER
"I always loved mathematics when I was in school...I found it so juicy"
43220 422-05 PHONER 6: SUM OF DIGITS ALWAYS 9 2:27 STUDIO
Luisa, a telephone operator, has a one-sided telephone conversation in which she chooses a 3-digit number and performs a series of operations that always give her a number with digits adding up to 9.
40092 422-06 MATHNET-CASE OF THE POCONOS PARADISE-2 15:06 MATHNET
Using the computer, George finds patterns in the recent burglaries. A new rash of thefts occurs. George & Pat interview the owner of Poconos Paradise, the resort where the original victims stayed.
44310 422-07 LONG CLOSE 0:58 BUMPER
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Sketch Count:7
Episode Length(may exclude credits): 28:52

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