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Doin’ Circlework!

March 23, 2011

Circlework” is a common country activity – put utes, dirt and young farmers together, and quickly it will devolve into who can kick up the most dirt while spinning their utes in a circle. Every B&S has one, and the prize for best circlework is always hard fought.  Unfortunately, you don’t have your license yet, so the only circle work you will be doing in the near future is in mathematics.

Unlikely as it may seem, circles are actually quite interesting and show up in many places – architecture, art, technology, nature, basically everywhere. In fact, people love circles so much, that when lost they automatically walk in circles… spooky!

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