## Zombie Maths 1: Rates

December 13, 2011### First, mathspigs, to do Zombie Maths we must

### promise to follow the Zombie Code

### and be ghoulish, scary and unnice in an undead way.

### We must also observe

### The 10 Universal Laws of Zombie, sort of.

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# Velocity of a Zombie:

### This is fun. To find the velocity of a Zombie mark out 10m on the floor. Ask students to imitate a Zombie and time them. This will involve deep and meaningful Zombie arguments about who is the best Zombie.

### Mathspig was a Zombie while Mr Mathspig timed her. It took Zombiepig 16 seconds to zombie walk 10m. Here are the calculations:

### A Zombie Arm can move much faster. Here are some calculations based on a guestimate using this link of Crawling Zombie.

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# Velocity of Zombie Arm:

### According to these calculations Zombie Arm is Faster than a speeding chicken, but not as fast as an angry Squirrel. See Animal Olympics link.

# Watch for the zombie arm

# … it will grab your ankle

# and NEVER let go!!!

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by Billy had an ugly face. We did maths with it. « diary of a maths teacher February 5, 2012 at 7:38 amLOL, nice calculation. Lets ran away from zombies

by gl3nnx (@gl3nnx) June 9, 2012 at 1:13 pm