Patterns come in all sizes and shapes, delighting our senses. Here is one pattern that entertains the ear, the eye and the sense of rhythm.

## Archive for the ‘Math Fun’ Category

### Math Is the Science of Patterns, Including This One

Friday, March 26th, 2010### When 15 > 25?

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010A customer walked into our auto-parts store looking for a flat washer. “That’ll be 15 cents,” I said.

“Fifteen cents for a washer? Are you crazy?” he yelled. “I’ll drill a hole in a quarter and make my own.”

Jack Reeves

[Source: Reader’s Digest, August 2009, @Work (p. 67)]