## 7. Maths is really SCARY!

September 13, 2017**The Complaint**: Maths is really SCARY!………………

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**The Cause**:

**Some students think maths is always right or wrong and they are scared of making mistakes.**

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**The Solution:**

#### You are going to do maths with no right or wrong answers. You just start and see what results you get.

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### 7a. **Dad Jokes: The positi****v**e, the negative and the number line

**v**e, the negative and the number line

Yeah! It’s a Dad Joke!

### 7b. Middle School Maths Photo Scavenger Hunt

Whoa! Totally CRAZY! Skiing a HELIX.

It looks like a Fibonacci Spiral, but that is an illusion. Steps on a spiral staircase are always the same length!

NO! This is not your homework. No stunts.

Just show us where you see maths in the world.

### 7c. **Crack a Security Code for Middle School…… Yes! Really!**

Prime Numbers vs The Hackers!

Note: The last challenge involves guess work. Maybe, an intelligent guess, but, maybe, not.

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