6.29.2006

This funny arrived in my e-mail inbox...


After careful scrutiny, it is our understanding that the student was given credit for the answer, but the board of education has warned math teachers to be more explicit in the future.





*LaMai's edit: switch "blonde" to "anyone reading the instruction."

3 comments:

Calletta said...

Sadly enough, I had to think about it before understanding what was wrong with the answer given. Usually these things say something more like, "Solve for x."

Anonymous said...

Or "Find the value of x." And that's why it's probably a hoax, the kind of thing that used to be called "fax humor."

la Maitresse said...

"Answer on a blonde's Geometry test" might have been a giveaway, anonymous...!