The Lighter Side of Math PA Coalition for World Class Math
Pi goes on and on and on …
And e is just as cursed.
I wonder: Which is larger
When their digits are reversed?
A surgeon, a mathematician and an educrat(university reform math education instructor) were arguing about whose profession was the oldest. The surgeon stated that his profession was first, “After all”, he asked, “who do you think helped God make Eve out of one of Adam’s ribs?” The mathematician said, “No, before Adam and Eve and even before the Big Bang, there was chaos and God needed a mathematician to show him how to use chaos theory.” The educratspoke up, “Ha! I win, who do you think caused the chaos?”
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They could be talking about math education.
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