Fun with fractions for tomorrow’s storm


Good morning commuters!


You like snow?

If you do, you’re going to love tomorrow afternoon, night and Wednesday morning.

They’re talking 40 centimetres of the stuff

I Googled this:

That’s about one-fifteenth as tall as a giraffe

It’s about seven-and-a-half times as tall as a golf tee.

It’s about one-fourth as tall as Danny DeVito.

That’s right — I measure snow in relation to the stars of Taxi.

Speaking of taxis, you might have to send your kids to school in one.

Here’s another good one:

Have a great day!

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