### How would you find a picture of Greenday, the Grammy Award winner?

- Under Netscape, go to internet search, under search engines, type in

### When did 'The Simpsons' first appear on television?

- In 1987, the Simpsons first apppeared in a 30 second spot for the 'Tracy Ullman show.

### How do you submit a question to Dr.Math, an on-line resource for those math questions you cannot answer. Or perhaps, you'd like to try to stump math experts with a question!

### Who was the highest paid player in basketball in 1995? How much did he make?

- David Robinson of the San Antonio Spurs makes a big 5.74 million bucks!

### Who composed the music and who wrote the words to the opera 'Cosi Fan Tutti'?

- Mozart was the composer; Didi was the librettist.

### What is the meaning of the word

*tesselation*?

- Tesselation comes from the Latin word for tile. A tesselation is a tiling made up of copies of a shape that fit together with no gaps or overlaps. Check out these tesselations.

### Define

*Platonic Solid*. How many are there? What are their names?

- Platonic solids are convex shapes for which the faces are a singular regular polygone and every vertex is identical. There are 5 platonic solids ,the tetrahedron, the cube, the octahedron, the dodecaheddron, and the icosahedron.

### Where can you find the official program of the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia?

### What is the most recent movie that Roy Rogers has been in?

- Roy Rogers appeared in 'King of the Cowboys' in 1992.

### Find a Farside cartoon.

### Find the Chess Server where you can play an interactive game of chess on-line.

Prepared by Bruno Camporese, Dana Minaya, Donald Sheluga and Vicky Zickmund at Geometry Forum,Swarthmore College-Summer 1995.