Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Math Fun Facts How much is a billion? The moon is about a billion feet away. A billion hours ago it was the Stone Age. It would take 30 years to count to a billion. Google came from a misspelling of googol. A googol is 10100 or 1 followed by 100 zeros. Another way to say 10100 is ten duotrigintillion. Take your age, multiply it by 7, then multiply it by 1443. The product will repeat your age 3 times. In 1999, a Mars satellite costing $125,000,000 crashed because English units were used in some of the calculations instead of metric units. Assuming Rudolph is in front, there are 40,320 ways to arrange the other eight reindeer. National Pi Day is March 14, at 1:59 (3.14159...). You cannot fold a piece of paper in half more than 7 times. It takes 8 minutes for sunlight to reach the earth. Light from the next closest star takes 4 years. Career InfoGuide Careers in Math www.woodburnpress.com Copyrighted Material 603-17 WOODBURN PRESS ©Copyright Woodburn Press LLC all rights reserved This digital publication was presented by: