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• #### Stand and Deliver: Finger Math

Math → Multiplication → By 9
Mr. Escalante teaches his students an easy way to remember the multiples of 9.

• #### Donald in Mathmagic Land: Pythagoras and The Pythagoreans

Math → History of Mathematics → Pythagoras
The narrator explains to Donald the story of Pythagoras, who is considered by some to be the father of mathematics and music. He discusses Pythagoras' society, the Pythagoreans, and how they used mathematics to create music.

• #### Lincoln: Euclid

Math → Mathematicians → Euclid
Math → Equality → Transitive Property of Equality
Abraham Lincoln makes reference to Greek mathematician Euclid, who states that things which are equal to the same thing are equal to each other.

• #### Cyberchase: Balancing Multiple Weights

Math → Algebra → Balancing Equations
Math → Measurement → Estimating Mass
Inez and Digit need to balance the scale with four numbers and gain access to the machine in order to save the bunnies from the dangerous cyberstatic. They balance five numbers with ease but realize they can balance only four numbers. They learn that removing the same weight from each side does not affect the balance of the scale.

• #### My Cousin Vinny: The Defense is Wrong

Math → Mathematical Logic → Deductive Reasoning
The witness on the stand, with her vast knowledge of automotives, uses deductive reasoning to prove the boys innocent.