John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton
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Math is hard

In case you were wondering about the word problem Bill Amend worked into today's Fox Trot comic strip, Paige should not accept Mr. Thompson's offer to assign one second of homework for the first week of class, and then to double the amount of homework every week for the duration of the 36-week school year. By the 36th week, her homework will take about 1,089 years and six months to complete.
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