minute to learn...a half hour to master. This is Lemonade Stand, the
classic resource allocation game in which you're a little kid running
a lemonade stand You start with five dollars, and make cups of lemonade
for the next day based on the weather forecast. If it's a hot day, and
you've advertised enough, you could rack up as much as ten bucks!! Play
those odds, though: if it rains, you'll weep openly as you pour your
product down the drain like a French dairy farmer on strike. You only
get 25 days, so you'd better build your lemonade empire quickly.
Forum - Internet Math Hunt - The Internet Math Hunt consists of monthly
questions about math and mathematicians. The answers can be found somewhere
on the Internet. Answers should be in three parts: 1. What did you find?
2. What is the URL (address) where you eventually found the information?
3. How did you find that page? It has an archive of past hunts. Prizes
can be won.
Maker - The Cash Register Game - a nice money game in levels with amounts
up to $1.00, $5.00, $100.00) and "Big Spender". Figure out how many
of each bill or coin that you expect to get back when you pay for something.
If you get the answer correct, the amount of change is added to your
piggy bank. If you get the answer wrong, the correct amount of change
is subtracted from your piggy bank. The more money you get in your piggy
bank, the harder the questions will get.