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Media Clips
Media Clips: The Best Team? Easy Angle Finder

Lawrence Lesser 

October 2008, Volume 102, Issue 3, Page 192

Abstract:

This month: The probability of winning baseball teams and finding window angles. Media Clips provides opportunities to students to analyze items from the media, such as advertisements and newspaper articles, to answer mathematical questions related to the article. The section includes short items from the media that highlight interesting uses or misuses of mathematics that are appropriate for classroom study. Media Clips is a regular department of Mathematics Teacher. 

Keywords:
Article
Angles
Grades 9-12
Trig Identities
Permutations / Combinations / Counting Problems
Teacher
Problems
Problem Solving / Problem Posing