7 X 13 = 28

Now, if you would like to examine the significance of this new math, check out this post on Denialism at TUIBG


  1. #1 skeeto
    December 9, 2009

    Like Who’s on First?, they did this skit a number of times in different shows, though I haven’t seen this particular version of it.

  2. #2 Katharine
    December 9, 2009

    New Math
    New-hoo-hoo Math
    It won’t do you a bit of good to review math
    It’s so simple
    So very simple
    That only a child can do it.

    Tomorrow, we’re going to learn fractions.

  3. #3 Joshua Zelinsky
    December 9, 2009

    This does hit upon a serious issue: A lot of people learn algorithms for division and multiplication and don’t understand what they are doing at all.