## Posts Tagged ‘Algebra fun’

## m+m maths 4: How many m+ms will kill my dog?

June 22, 2015## m+m maths 5: how many m+ms will kill my cat?

June 22, 2015#### LD50 of Theobromine in cats is 200mg.

#### According to The Royal Society of Chemistry cats are hypersensitive to Theobromine but, as cats cannot taste sweetness, they are rarely poisoned.

#### You can find more Death by Chocolate Maths here and here.

## m+m maths 6: How many m+ms will kill my pet rat?

June 18, 2015According to the dailytech website rats show addiction to chocolate including m&ms

53 m+ms would be a little over a shot glass full of candy. Toxicology Data Network link. You can find more Death by Chocolate Maths here and here.

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May 2, 2014### Hellooooooooo My Little Party Pigs,

# ‘Maths is booooooooring’

### Middle school students often moan about maths.

### Actually, quite often maths is boring because lessons are sooooooo predictable. Chapter 1 is followed by …..Guess what?

### Chapter 2. And then Chapter 2 is followed by …… You get the picture.

### The one way to kill boredom and get their attention is to SURPRISE THEM.

### Ask them weird questions. Do strange calculations. Find a ghost ship. Give them odd maths challenges. Have funny maths days. Throw a maths party.

### Here are some ways you can SURPRISE …. EVEN SHOCK them!

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**Top 10 Funny Maths Videos**

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**10 Weird and Wacky Maths Projects**

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**10 Urban Maths Myths Busted**

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**10 Mentalist Maths Tricks**

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## The Hunger Games Maths

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## Maths Cure for Wolverine

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### And just to inspire you too here are some weird, funny, serious, ridiculous and fascinating quotes:

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## 10 Quirky Quotes for Maths Teachers

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## Bye-de-bye

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## Mathspig

## MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig MathsPig …………………………………………………. with Kerry Cue

March 31, 2014### Helloooooo Sweat Peas,

#### Did you know the world is just covered in mathsy place names? There are streets, Boulevards, roads, lanes and ways all boasting mathsy names.

#### So this week Mathspig just has to ask:

What place boasts the most mathematical street names in the world?

And this week don’t forget the yummy Easter Egg maths.

How to plot an Easter Egg Graph

How to calculate the amount of sugar in an Easter Egg