Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 8 to 12
- Grade: 3 to 7
These 101 math jokes are hilarious — you can count on it!
Calling all math-letes and math geeks: Yes, the whole idea of math jokes might seem a little strange, but these are really two funny — in fact they are prime. Go figure!
Why did I, V, and X keep wandering off?Because they're roman numerals!
What happened when 8 lay down?He felt infinitely better!
How did King Arthur reward the brave circle?He dubbed him Sir Cumference.
People think math is too serious. They need to lighten up and be a little odd!
About the authors
ERIN O’CONNOR is the author of 101 Cool Canadian Jokes and co-author of 101 Math Jokes. Erin is a children’s book editor and lives in Toronto, Ontario.
est enseignante et responsable des ressources pédagogiques pour Scholastic
Canada. Elle adore combiner les mathématiques et la littérature. Elle est
coauteure du livre 101 Math Jokes et auteure de l'album Le défilé des fantômes, aussi illustré par Patricia Storms.
Chrissy habite à Toronto.
CHRISSY BOZIK hails from Dorchester, ON. She is a teacher, a marketer of teaching resources, and is also the co-author (with Erin O’Connor) of 101 Math Jokes.
- Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre
101 Math JokesWhat happened when 8 lay down? He felt infinitely better! How did King Arthur reward the brave circle? He dubbed him Sir Cumference. These math jokes are hilarious — you can count on it. Teachers can use this book to get their students excited about math!
Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. Fall, 2012.