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4.
To go to Final Jeopardy, click the star at right: Pre-Calculus Math in the Movies Famous Theorems My Favorite Constants “ C” in Math 10 10 10 10 10 20 20 20 20 20 30 30 30 30 30 40 40 40 40 40 50 50 50 50 50
5.
10 Points – Pre-Calculus
The degree of the polynomial
6.
What is 5?
7.
20 Points – Pre-Calculus
The simplified form for
8.
20 Points – Pre-Calculus
What is
9.
30 Points – Pre-Calculus
The horizontal
asymptote(s) for
10.
What is y = 3/2?
11.
40 Points – Pre-Calculus
The vertical asymptote(s) for
12.
What is x = -4?
13.
50 Points – Pre-Calculus The simplified form for
14.
What is 6?
15.
10 Points – Math in the Movies
Matt Damon’s math
genius character’s name
appears in the title of this
Academy Award winner.
16.
What is Good Will
Hunting?
17.
20 Points – Math in the Movies
The land Donald
Duck visits in Disney’s
famous math movie.
18.
What is
Mathmagic
Land?
19.
30 Points – Math in the Movies
Russell Crowe earned an
Academy Award
nomination for his role in
this math movie.
20.
What is A Beautiful
Mind?
21.
40 Points – Math in the Movies
Darren Aronofsky co-
wrote and directed
this film with the
constant name.
22.
What is Pi ?
23.
50 Points – Math in the Movies
Robert Redford leads a
group of security
experts against Ben
Kingsley in this 1992
film.
24.
What is Sneakers ?
25.
10 Points – Famous Theorems
For a right triangle,
26.
What is The
Pythagorean
Theorem?
27.
20 Points – Famous Theorems
Finding
via
uses this theorem.
28.
What is The
Squeeze Theorem?
29.
30 Points – Famous Theorems
This important theorem
connects derivatives and
integrals as inverse
operations.
30.
What is the
Fundamental
Theorem of
Calculus?
31.
40 Points – Famous Theorems
Proven by Andrew
Wiles.
32.
What is Fermat’s
Last Theorem?
33.
50 Points – Famous Theorems
Sets the maximum
number of hues needed
to paint a planar surface.
34.
What is the Four
Color Theorem?
35.
10 Points – My Favorite Constant
It’s the ratio of a
circle’s circumference
to its diameter.
36.
What is π ?
37.
20 Points – My Favorite Constants
38.
What is 0?
39.
30 Points – My Favorite Constants
The constant
is also known by this
colorful name.
40.
What is the
Golden Ratio?
41.
40 Points – My Favorite Constants
The constant
first appeared in a paper by
this 18 th century Swiss
mathematician.
42.
Who is Leonhard
Euler?
43.
50 Points – My Favorite Constant
In electrical engineering,
is denoted by this letter.
44.
What is j ?
45.
10 Points – “C” in Math
Not what I “sined” up
for, it’s the ratio of
adjacent to hypotenuse
in a right triangle.
46.
What is cosine?
47.
20 Points – “C” in Math
Subject co-
invented
by Newton and
Leibniz.
48.
What is calculus?
49.
30 Points – “C” in Math
The shape of a
cable strung
between two
poles.
50.
What is a
catenary?
51.
40 Points – “C” in Math
For
it’s
52.
What is the
conjugate?
53.
50 Points – “C” in Math
His infinity of infinities
and ternary set created a
paradise from which we
will not be expelled.
54.
Who is Georg
Cantor?
55.
Daily Double (Press the space bar to Continue)
Contestant, make your wagers now. Then the host clicks the symbol below to continue.
56.
Final Jeopardy (press the space bar to continue)
The Category is
Famous Mathematicians
(Have the contestants make their wagers, then press the space bar for the Final Jeopardy answer.)
57.
Final Jeopardy The sequence is named after this man.