Mathematical Thinking

This comes from 2 math teachers with a combined total of 70 yrs experience. It has an indisputable mathematical logic. It also made me Laugh Out Loud. This is a strictly mathematical viewpoint..it goes like this:

What Makes 100%?

What does it mean to give MORE than 100%?

Ever wonder about those people who say they are giving more than 100%? We have all been to those meetings where someone wants you to give over 100%.

How about achieving 103%?

What makes up 100% in life?

Here’s a little mathematical formula that might help you answer these questions:

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100 Year Old Twins

Twin sisters in were turning one hundred years old. The editor of the local newspaper told a photographer to get and take pictures of the two 100-year-old twins.

One of the twins was hard of hearing and the other could hear quite well. Once the photographer arrived he asked the sisters to sit on the sofa.

The deaf sister said to her twin, “What did he say?”

“We’ve got to sit on the sofa!”, said the other.

“Now get a little closer together,” said the cameraman.

Again, “What did he say?”

“He said to squeeze together a little.”

So they wiggled up close to each other. “Just hold on for a bit longer, I’ve got to focus a little,” said the photographer.

Yet again, “What did he say?”

“He says he’s going to focus!”

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