### Update: April 19, 2012

 Pre-Algebra Videos: http://mathbymissdees.blogspot.com/ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/mathbymissdees?feature=mhee   Ask Me About... ...solving inequalities (Pre-Algebra) ...how many different combinations you can write the   letters S-T-O-P. (Course 2) ...my grade and missing assignments.    Up Coming EventsTues 4/24 Pre-Algebra Test Thurs 4/26 Course 2 Test Friday 4/27 Play - RX   Three Cheers For... ...Everyone bringing coins for our Humane Society Fundraiser   Please don't hesitate to still ask questions! My email is sdees@usd250.org.  ~Miss Dees Challenge Problem... Heather noticed that the high temperature on October 21st was 66 degrees, the high temperature on October 26th was 63 degrees and the high temperature on October 31st was 60 degrees. It appears that the high temperatures on every fifth day are forming an arithmetic sequence. If this sequence were to continue, on what date would the high temperature be 33 degrees?   Last Week's Problem In one year 1.9 billion pounds of sweet potatoes were produced in the United States. If 8.5% of those sweet potatoes were produced in Louisiana, how many tons of sweet potatoes were produced in the United States outside of Louisiana? Answer: 869,250 tons Builder's Club: Click here to find the Builder's Club Website If you ever have an idea or something you'd like to see on the website, just let me know!