Nerdy Math Moment of the Day

Okay, okay. This really happened yesterday, but still worth sharing:

S: Bree, can I just write 42 as the answer to all of these questions?

Me: No, [darling student]. I realize that’s the answer to life, the universe, and everything. But that’s not the question I am asking.

S: But, Bree, we don’t know what the question is. So, it could be…

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s