Category Archives: Math Around Us

All About the Benjamin – How Math Saves Lives

All About the Benjamin – How Math Saves Lives

Have you ever found money? What did you do with it? A couple of math teachers went to eat sushi and ended up saving a life!More

Football vs. Furniture – A Tale of Probabilities

Football vs. Furniture – A Tale of Probabilities

Check out the math in this strange and exciting furniture promotion based on the football championships!More

Christmas Ornament Craft with Fractions!

Christmas Ornament Craft with Fractions!

Describe the fractions happening in your Christmas tree. FREE Download to print, color, label and hang!More

Recipe Math – Eggnog

Recipe Math – Eggnog

Get in the holiday spirit with some yummy eggnog – and do some math at the same time!More

Blog Giveaways – How People Lose

Blog Giveaways – How People Lose

Did you know that by sharing a blog giveaway, you’re REDUCING your chances to win!? Sounds nuts – but there’s math behind it!More

When's Your Next Palindrome Birthday?

When's Your Next Palindrome Birthday?

A palindrome birthday is an age that reads the same forward as backwards. But you can also celebrate pseudo-palindromes too – like 35.3 and 54.5.More

Why We Use Numbers as Labels

Why We Use Numbers as Labels

Have you ever wondered why ordinal numbers are used for labeling things – like house numbers and boat numbers?More

Math in a Restaurant

Math in a Restaurant

You can find math – both basic and advanced – in a restaurant’s decor!More

10 Ways Getting Married is Like Doing Math

10 Ways Getting Married is Like Doing Math

Getting married and doing math are both challenging and fun. Among many other things!More

Making Sausage with Math

Making Sausage with Math

There’s math everywhere. Including processing a deer and making sausage!More