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Four-colour Theorem

You have a map in front of you in black and white. You get lost with so many lines in it, so you decide to colour it.

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Friendship Theorem

You are a high school student. Your parents are out and you throw a party for your buddies.

You invite everyone you can find: classmates, people from your gym, your crush; whoever.

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The Difference A Teacher Can Make - True Story

Steve, a twelve-year-old boy with alcoholic parents, was about to be lost forever, by the U.S. education system. Remarkably, he could read, yet, in spite of his reading skills, Steve was failing. 825 more words

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The Boiling Frog Syndrome

Put a frog in a vessel of water and start heating the water.

As the temperature of the water rises, the frog is able to adjust its body temperature accordingly. 176 more words

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The Lazy Caterer's Theorem (Or, How to Be Lazy in the Kitchen)

Picture this: you’re at the kitchen, preparing a salad, but you’re really, really tired. You honestly don’t feel like trying to perfect your dicing method on tomatoes and onions into a million perfect little cubes, so randomly cutting them until the pieces are small enough seems like the way to go. 646 more words

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Lesson with USD 20/-

A well known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a $20 bill. In the room of 200, he asked, “Who would like to have this $20 bill?” 184 more words

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Exaltin' Galton

The windows in my living room are covered in a lattice of adhesive strips. They’re meant to imitate leaded glasswork, in which individual panes of glass are suspended in a frame of lead cames. 1,287 more words

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