I wrote a poem with

Dor Abrahamson

Seventeen syllables

Did I count right?

from Math in Seventeen Syllables

## Category: Middle School

## Natural Numbers

Natural numbers

No fractions, no decimals

Just count up from 1!

Eric Newman

## 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

## Triangle Inequality

It is shorter to

Walk straight there—The Triangle

Inequality

Lora Newman

from Math in Seventeen Syllables

## Infinity

There’s not enough room

in seventeen syllables

to contain infin—

Teena Carroll

Emory and Henry College