Math Humor

Many of the Math Humor pages on the internet are simply named Math Humor. Each one listed below is a different website. Enjoy! Do you know of others?



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The Lighter Side of Math PA Coalition for World Class Math


Mathematical humor


This is a great collection of math humor. It includes definitions, puns, anecdotes, limericks, and more.

Here’s a sample from the limerick section.

Pi goes on and on and on ... 

And e is just as cursed. 

I wonder: Which is larger 

When their digits are reversed?





A surgeon, a Mathematician andan educrat(university reform math education instructor)were arguing about whose profession was the oldest. The surgeon stated that his profession was first, "After all", he asked, "who do you think helped God make Eve out of one of Adam's ribs?" The mathematician said "No, before Adam and Eve and even before the Big Bang, there was chaos and God needed a mathematician to show him how to use chaos theory." Theeducratspoke up, "Ha! I win, who do you think caused the chaos?"


Math Humor - Mathematically Sound Foundations

Math Humor


Math Humor


Math Humour!


Weapons of Math Destruction



Montessori School Of Dentistry Lets Students Discover Their Own Root Canal Procedures
NOVEMBER 20, 2009 The Onion
They could be talking about math education.

In the Know: Are our Children Learning Enough About Whales?
The Onion video


Fox Chicago's shows fuzzy math GOP candidate support pie chart


Math Humor - Mathematically Sound Foundations

Math Humor - Mathematically Sound Foundations

Math Humor - Mathematically Sound Foundations






Creative Subversion; Or, How to Teach Writing Mechanics Without Really Trying
Miss Eyre September 28, 2010


Sample questions from Harvard's 1869 entrance exam.

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