an abstract canvas

where geometry sketches

algebra’s portrait

Ben Orlin

Math with Bad Drawings

The Mathematician’s Haiku Book

## Category: High School: Algebra

## Quadratic Formula

Fool-proof but messy,

Anna Bardone-Cone

The quadratic formula,

Pick zeroes like fruit.

from Math in Seventeen Syllables

## Isolate x

Isolate x. Poor

lonely variable, in

the end, left alone.

Teena Carroll

Emory and Henry College

## Lines

There is only one

straight line in the world, we just

move it and tilt it

Teena Carroll

Emory and Henry College