Saturday, March 08, 2008

Basic math jokes

In the context of my math rant, here are a coupla jokes related to bases, of one kind or another:

There are 10 kinds of people in the world, those who understand binary and those who don’t.

Q: Why do programmers confuse Halloween and Christmas?
A: Because Oct. 31 = Dec. 25.

Q: When the bases are loaded, and no one is out, what partial differential equation must the pitcher attempt to solve?
A: The KDP Equation*.

*In baseball, strikeouts followed by caught stealings are coded “K/DP”.

1 comment:

  1. Q. Why did the mathematician cross the road?
    A. http://xkcd.com/356/

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