Good afternoon Reader,
Perhaps you are acquainted with The New Math? It's a new way of doing math. Harriet, apparently, is very against it, being so expertly expert in her multiplication tables. But I am all for more freedom in my calculations. It's kind of like glasnost, but for math.
Annie just finished a new math trilogy, which clarifies the subject. Here it is:
But what does it all mean, you ask.
Well, my good friend, think about it.
Here it is broken down. Start first with the division:
Then calculate the difference between the house and the boy,
Add the two things together and you should come up with this:
If you didn't come up with this answer, then you were wrong.
More on this and other subjects next week.