In this day and age of reality television and celebrity obsession, what could get better ratings than shooting Betty White out of a cannon? To make things even more dangerous, what if the producers planted the cannon in an area with heavy jet traffic? Anwers to these questions and more in Problem of the Week #4, now posted! (Betty White was not harmed in the construction of this Problem.)
In honor of our 500th Facebook "like," it's time for our fifth and final contest (at least for a while). This is your chance, people! Give it your best shot!
Your challenge: Imagine Ben & Jerry's is creating a new math-themed ice cream and name that flavor! Extra credit for designing the artwork on the container, in the Ben & Jerry's theme. This is a tall order, so you get an extra 24-hours to complete your task.
Head over to our Facebook page to enter. All entries are due by 8 PM Eastern Time on September 22, 2011.
What would happen if you dropped something off of the Sears Tower? Even more intriguing, what would happen if ABC were taping its millionth Bachelor special in the building at the time? Find out this week, in the most dramatic rose ceremony Problem of the Week EVER!
This one asks you to recount the most boneheaded mistake you ever made on a math test. Head over to our Facebook page to spin your tale and qualify for the prize!