Archive for May 2013

“Slice It!”: A Very Addictive Game

Suppose you have a circle and you have to cut the circle into 4 regions of equal area with only 3 cuts.  Where do you place the lines?  Is there an exact strategy or is it a manner of approximation.  Either way, it’s not as easy as one might think and yet the game is tantalizingly fun. 

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Lucky Number 7!!!

Pick any two integers and write them down. Mark them as your first and second numbers in order. Write down your next numbers like this:

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