Monthly Archives: May 2018

Brothers and Sisters

¨How many brothers do you have, Benny?” asked Jasper. “I have just as many brothers as sisters,” said Benny. “How many siblings do you have, Joan?” asked Jasper of Benny’s sister. “I have twice as many brothers as sisters,” said … Continue reading

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The Fisherman’s Catch

“How many fish have you caught today, Captain Codworthy?” queried Samuel Nibbs, the bookkeeper of the Acme Fishing Enterprise, as the Aurora docked at the quay. “More than yesterday, I hope,” he sneered. “If there had been five times as many … Continue reading

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New Year Rocket Firing

Two mathematicians, Albert and Lenny, were busy firing off rockets to celebrate New Year’s Eve. “Hey Albert, how many rockets do you have left?” asked Lennie, who loved to see and hear the rockets burst into colorful explosions in the … Continue reading

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The Sequential Number

“Lennie, have you done your math homework?” asked daddy, while driving home from school. “Yes, daddy I did it during math class,” said Lennie with a bored expression. “That was fast,” said daddy in surprise, “was it so easy?” “Yes, … Continue reading

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