BABs Created During Spring 2007 Semester

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BABs are listed in the order in which they were created during the Spring 2007 Semester.

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  1. MLK Quote on MLK Day 2007 [15 January 2007]
  2. The Cost of Artie Artichoke Dolls for Spring 2007 [15 January 2007]
  3. The Cost of Taking 3-Credit Math Classes at SCC [17 January 2007]
  4. The Cost of Education Must Include Textbook Costs [17 January 2007]
  5. Red Hat To Open an Office in Serbia [17 January 2007]
  6. Cold Weather in the Southwest Hurts Citrus Crops [17 January 2007]
  7. U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline For Second Year In a Row [18 January 2007]
  8. Heavy Handbags Might Be a Health Hazard [18 January 2007]
  9. Mace Security Intl. Receives an Acquisition Offer [19 January 2007]
  10. December 2006 CPI Up 0.5%, Core CPI Up 0.2% [19 January 2007]
  11. December 2006 PPI Up 0.9%, Core PPI Up 0.2% [19 January 2007]
  12. Is It a Function? Cheap Gas on Route 66 in Illinois [20 January 2007]
  13. World's Oldest Woman Dies at Age 115 in Montreal [20 January 2007]
  14. An Introduction to Basic Arithmetic Road Signs (BARS) [21 January 2007]
  15. BARS:: Dobson High School Zone Signs in Mesa, Arizona [21 January 2007]
  16. Joke... How Old Are Your Parents? [21 January 2007]
  17. Joke... Drabble Math [21 January 2007]
  18. 2006 Saw an Increase in Genetically Engineered Plants [21 January 2007]
  19. Montini Writes the Math of War is Fuzzy Math [21 January 2007]
  20. World of Warcraft Hits Eight Million Paying Subscribers [21 January 2007]
  21. Meebo.com Receives a Second Round of Funding [23 January 2007]
  22. Over 200 Tons of Oil Leaked -- How Much Over 200? [23 January 2007]
  23. VeriChip IPO Might Happen Soon [24 January 2007]
  24. Zeno's Paradoxes [24 January 2007]
  25. Zeno's Paradox -- The Dichotomy [24 January 2007]
  26. Arizona Republic Columnist Blogs About Photo Radar [25 January 2007]
  27. Venture Capitalist 2006 Activity [25 January 2007]
  28. BARS:: No Trespassing Sign in Mesa, Arizona [26 January 2007]
  29. BARS:: Speed Limit and Parking Signs in Mesa, Arizona [26 January 2007]
  30. Engine 2355 at Pioneer Park in Mesa, Arizona [26 January 2007]
  31. Sign Overload at RoadSignMath.com [27 January 2007]
  32. Airport Delays in 2006 Sets a Record [27 January 2007]
  33. Internet Stocks on 24 January 2007 [27 January 2007]
  34. BARS:: Exits 175 and 176 on Westbound US Hwy-60 in Mesa, Arizona [28 January 2007]
  35. US Airways Posts a 4th-Quarter Profit [30 January 2007]
  36. World's Oldest Person Dies at 114 [30 January 2007]
  37. Endless.com Offers Overnight Shipping for Negative $5 [31 January 2007]
  38. Time Does Not Accelerate With Age (or Does It?) [31 January 2007]
  39. The Absolute Value Function [31 January 2007]
  40. Federal Reserve Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged (2007.01.31) [31 January 2007]
  41. About the Number 8100 (Eighty-one Hundred) [01 February 2007]
  42. Google and Exxon Mobil 2006 4th-Quarter Results [01 February 2007]
  43. Slope of Four-Fifths and Vertical-Intercept of -3 [01 February 2007]
  44. 67 Per Cent (67 What Per Cent?) [02 February 2007]
  45. 2006 Personal Saving Rate Lowest in 74 Years [02 February 2007]
  46. Modeling with Functions [02 February 2007]
  47. Two Questions Given to MAT082, MAT102, MAT120 Students [03 February 2007]
  48. About the Fraction Five Divided-By Eight [03 February 2007]
  49. Amazon.com Selling Lots of Harry Potter Books [03 February 2007]
  50. Meet Mr. Big at Boyce Thompson Arboretum [03 February 2007]
  51. Not All FLOSS is Good [04 February 2007]
  52. Tough Day For Nanogen Shareholders [05 February 2007]
  53. Transmeta Once Again To Focus On Its IP [05 February 2007]
  54. Proposed U.S. 2008 Fiscal Budget: $2.9 Trillion [06 February 2007]
  55. Oops... Use Care When Evaluating A - B + C [07 February 2007]
  56. Oops... Reading Division Problems Can Be Tricky [07 February 2007]
  57. Oops... Parenthesis Mismatch [07 February 2007]
  58. Oops... Peta is 10 Raised to the 15th Power [07 February 2007]
  59. Aastrom Biosciences 2007 2nd-Quarter Results [08 February 2007]
  60. YouTube Founders Want GOOG To Go Up, Up and Up [08 February 2007]
  61. @Road Being Acquired by Trimble Navigation [09 February 2007]
  62. BADs On BABs Birthdays [09 February 2007]
  63. BABs Turn Two Years In Age [09 February 2007]
  64. BARS:: No BARS On the Apache Trail in Arizona [10 February 2007]
  65. BARS:: Superstition Springs Exit on US Hwy-60 in Mesa, Arizona [12 February 2007]
  66. Arizona Turns 95 in 2007 [12 February 2007]
  67. FBI is Good at Losing Laptops [13 February 2007]
  68. The Sport of Competitive Eating [13 February 2007]
  69. Hanger Orthopedic's 2006 4th-Quarter Cash Flow [14 February 2007]
  70. YouTube... Ma and Pa Kettle Math [14 February 2007]
  71. YouTube... Email Habits Predicts Future Cat Ownership [14 February 2007]
  72. YouTube... To Switch or Not To Switch on Numb3rs [15 February 2007]
  73. Cray 2006 4th-Quarter Results [16 February 2007]
  74. Yahoo! Founders Gives Back To Stanford [17 February 2007]
  75. ASU Basketball Team Metaphorically Ready For Algebra I [19 February 2007]
  76. Joke... Mom, Dad and Son Do Well on Their Math Homework [19 February 2007]
  77. Beware of Odometer Readings [19 February 2007]
  78. Heavy POT Usage During Chinese Lunar New Year [20 February 2007]
  79. Looking At Fractions Using 'Fit' Versus 'Split' [21 February 2007]
  80. January 2007 CPI Up 0.2%, Core CPI Up 0.3% [21 February 2007]
  81. NASA Launches THEMIS Probes [21 February 2007]
  82. Driving NM Hwy-314 on Pi Day 2007 [22 February 2007]
  83. Ikea To Charge For Plastic Bags [22 February 2007]
  84. Trimble Navigation Executes a 2:1 Stock Split [23 February 2007]
  85. Vinton Cerf Speaks About the Internet Growing [23 February 2007]
  86. Yet More Math Using China [23 February 2007]
  87. 18Seconds.org Promotes ENERGY STAR CFL Usage [24 February 2007]
  88. Happy Birthday To Scottsdale? [26 February 2007]
  89. Pi Kappa Phi Contains Two Irrational Math Constants [27 February 2007]
  90. Ronnie Milsap Sang "99 and 44 One Hundreds Percent" [27 February 2007]
  91. Scottsdale Photo Radar Returns and Cameras Flash Away [27 February 2007]
  92. Honus Wagner Baseball Card Transaction Sets Record [28 February 2007]
  93. Help Wanted Ad: Stand-in Beatings Mistress [28 February 2007]
  94. New Horizons Pluto Probe Gets Boost From Jupiter [01 March 2007]
  95. ASU's New Football Coach Receives Bonus Laced Contract [01 March 2007]
  96. Owning Penny Stocks in a Bear Market (Transmeta) [01 March 2007]
  97. RIAA Sends Letters To ASU (and Other College Students) [01 March 2007]
  98. My Two Cents Less a Nickel [02 March 2007]
  99. Robotic Sub To Dive Into Earth's Deepest Sinkhole [03 March 2007]
  100. BARS:: Westbound I-10 in East Phoenix, Arizona [03 March 2007]
  101. 8.1 Mile Long Firecracker Might Be a Record [04 March 2007]
  102. March 3rd--Alexander Graham Bell's Brithdate [04 March 2007]
  103. Moving Beyond Quadrillions... 1,000 Quadrillion is One Quintillion [04 March 2007]
  104. 161 Billion Gigabytes of Information in 2006 [06 March 2007]
  105. Wanted: Basic Arithmetic Road Signs (BARS) [07 March 2007]
  106. BARS:: AZ Hwy-77 Road Signs Merged at Winkelman, Arizona [07 March 2007]
  107. Arizona Universities Increasing Student Fees [10 March 2007]
  108. Hiking Trails at San Tan Mountain Regional Park [11 March 2007]
  109. Great Arizona Beer Festival in Tempe [12 March 2007]
  110. India Worried About Internet Addiction Among Indian Students [12 March 2007]
  111. Arizona Governor Proposes Budget for Fiscal Year 2008 [12 March 2007]
  112. February 2007 PPI Up 1.3%, Core PPI Up 0.4% [15 March 2007]
  113. 99 Degrees on 16 March 2007 in Phoenix, Arizona, Sets a Record [17 March 2007]
  114. From Pi To Tom Duff To Nanocentury To NerdTests.com [17 March 2007]
  115. BARS:: Cochiti Road Sign on Pi Day 2007 in New Mexico [20 March 2007]
  116. BARS:: Sky Harbor Signs From Pi Day 2007 Trip to Albuquerque, New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  117. BARS:: Upcoming Exits on Eastbound I-40 Albuquerque, New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  118. BARS:: Phi Sign Found on I-25 in Albuquerque, New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  119. BARS:: Exits on Northbound I-25 in Albuquerque, New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  120. BARS:: Parking Sign on Route 66 in Albuquerque, New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  121. BARS:: Off-By-One Signs on the Turquoise Trail in New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  122. The World's Richest People (2007.03.08) [21 March 2007]
  123. Pi Day 2007 in Albuquerque, New Mexico [21 March 2007]
  124. eDiets.com 4th-Quarter Loss Totals $0.01 Per Share [22 March 2007]
  125. Federal Reserve Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged (2007.03.22) [22 March 2007]
  126. Ovitz Does More Insider Buying of Opsware [22 March 2007]
  127. Maricopa County Not the Fastest Growing County [23 March 2007]
  128. Protecting the Blue Butterflies at Sand Mountain, Nevada [24 March 2007]
  129. 29 Palms; Zero the Hero; Sixty-Six to Timbuktu; 21 Years [28 March 2007]
  130. Telephone Excise Tax Refund (TETR) [28 March 2007]
  131. Tempe-based Limelight Networks Going Public [28 March 2007]
  132. Alcatel-Lucent Sets Optical Transmission World Record [28 March 2007]
  133. It Depends On How We Define 'A Lot' [28 March 2007]
  134. BARS:: Phi HOV Exit 144 on Eastbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [28 March 2007]
  135. BARS:: Phi Exit 147 on Eastbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [28 March 2007]
  136. Stewart Enterprises Declares Quarterly Dividend [29 March 2007]
  137. February 2007 CPI Up 0.4%, Core CPI Up 0.2% [29 March 2007]
  138. The 900th BAB [29 March 2007]
  139. Moving a Petabyte of Data [30 March 2007]
  140. BARS:: Exit 5 on Westbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  141. BARS:: Exit 1 on Westbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  142. BARS:: L.A. and Exit 1 on Westbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  143. BARS:: Exit 1 on I-10 Westbound in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  144. BARS:: I-17 Junction in 2 Miles on Westbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  145. BARS:: Approaching Exits 143ABC on Westbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  146. BARS:: Exits 147AB and Exit 146 on Eastbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  147. BARS:: Exit 146 (16th St) on Eastbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  148. BARS:: Approaching 32nd St. on Eastbound I-10 in Phoenix, Arizona [31 March 2007]
  149. Airline Baggage Handling for 2006 [02 April 2007]
  150. Four Arizona Zip Codes Make BusinessWeek List [02 April 2007]
  151. Flying Phoenix to Denver--Foo Airlines Versus Goo Airways [02 April 2007]
  152. The Cost of Spam (Not SPAM) [03 April 2007]
  153. French Train Breaks Rail Speed Record [05 April 2007]
  154. March 2007 PPI Up 0.8%, Core PPI Up 0.2% [08 April 2007]
  155. March 2007 Jobless Rate and Salaries [08 April 2007]
  156. Tempe Leaves Property Tax Rate Unchanged [08 April 2007]
  157. Don't Trash Arizona Reports Maricopa's Top 10 Litter Hot Spots [08 April 2007]
  158. Apple Says... 100 Million iPods Sold [10 April 2007]
  159. Speculating on Stem Cells--ASTM and STEM [11 April 2007]
  160. Arizona's New Quarter Coming in 2008 [11 April 2007]
  161. Restaurant Review and Inverse Proportions [11 April 2007]
  162. Within One Degree of Absolute Zero [13 April 2007]
  163. Casa Grande 30 Minutes From Phoenix? [13 April 2007]
  164. Headline Says: Mayor is 1/100th of an Ironman, But is He? [13 April 2007]
  165. March 2007 PPI Up 1.0%, Core PPI Unchanged [14 April 2007]
  166. BARS:: Approaching Center Parkway Exit in Tempe, Arizona [14 April 2007]
  167. BARS:: 300 W. 9th St. and 900 S. Farmer Ave. in Tempe, Arizona [14 April 2007]
  168. Google Wants To Buy DoubleClick [16 April 2007]
  169. March 2007 CPI Up 0.6%, Core CPI Up 0.1% [17 April 2007]
  170. Shooting Rampage at Virginia Tech University [18 April 2007]
  171. Wal-Mart Tops the Fortune 500 List [18 April 2007]
  172. BARS:: Pi Sign Approaching Rio Salado on Southbound Loop 101 in Tempe, Arizona [18 April 2007]
  173. BARS:: Exits 52 and 51 on Southbound Loop 101 in Tempe, Arizona [18 April 2007]
  174. Dow (DJIA) Closes Above 12,800 For the First Time [19 April 2007]
  175. Arizona Governor Signs H.B. 2457 [19 April 2007]
  176. About the Number Four Hundred Twenty (420) [20 April 2007]
  177. Yahoo!'s 2007 First Quarter Results [20 April 2007]
  178. Google's 2007 First Quarter Results [20 April 2007]
  179. BARS:: No Left Turn From Mill Ave. onto 14th St. in Tempe, Arizona [21 April 2007]
  180. BARS:: Reserved Resident Parking on 14th St. in Tempe, Arizona [21 April 2007]
  181. BARS:: Reserved Resident Parking and Speed Limit on 14th St. in Tempe, Arizona [21 April 2007]
  182. BARS:: No Left Turn From College Ave. onto 14th St. in Tempe, Arizona [21 April 2007]
  183. BARS:: 100 E. 14th St. and 1400 S. College Ave. in Tempe, Arizona [21 April 2007]
  184. BARS:: Phi Sign on Northbound Loop 101 in Tempe, Arizona [21 April 2007]
  185. Attendance at a Tempe High-School Compared to MAT102 Attendance [21 April 2007]
  186. Pi Gas Price Spotted on 20 April 2007 [21 April 2007]
  187. Earth Day 2007 [22 April 2007]
  188. POT is Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! [24 April 2007]
  189. Toyota Tops GM in 1st-Quarter Global Sales [25 April 2007]
  190. Earth-like Planet Found Outside Our Solar System [25 April 2007]
  191. Dow (DJIA) Closes Above 13,000 For the First Time [25 April 2007]
  192. Speed of Light--Almost One Foot Per Nanosecond [26 April 2007]
  193. Fiber Optic Cable To Become Asia-America Gateway [27 April 2007]
  194. BARS:: Uptown Plaza at 1st St. and Camelback Rd. in Phoenix, Arizona [29 April 2007]
  195. BARS:: Pi and Phi 7th St. Exit on I-17 North in Phoenix, Arizona [29 April 2007]
  196. BARS:: University Dr. Exit on I-10 East in Phoenix, Arizona [29 April 2007]
  197. BARS:: 40 St. Exit on I-10 East in Phoenix, Arizona [29 April 2007]
  198. BARS:: Exit 153 on I-10 East in Tempe, Arizona [29 April 2007]
  199. BARS:: Broadway Curve on I-10 East in Tempe, Arizona [29 April 2007]
  200. Arizona Governor's P-20 Council--Essential Math Skills [30 April 2007]
  201. About the Number 101 (One Hundred One) [30 April 2007]
  202. University and College Tuition Rates, Spring 2007 [01 May 2007]
  203. Grace Hopper, Augustus De Morgan, John von Neumann, John Backus [01 May 2007]
  204. BARS:: Approaching SCC on Loop 101 North in Scottsdale, Arizona [02 May 2007]
  205. Cray's 2007 First Quarter Results [04 May 2007]
  206. S&P 500 Closes Above 1500 [06 May 2007]
  207. Perfect Attendance Artie Artichoke Cost Function (PAAACF) [06 May 2007]
  208. Not a Record--85 Hours On a Stationary Bike [08 May 2007]
  209. BARS:: Loop 202 at I-10 in Chandler, Arizona [08 May 2007]
  210. Note #2 From the Book "Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea" [09 May 2007]
  211. 1,000 Years and Maybe 1,000,000 Tears [09 May 2007]
  212. Federal Reserve Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged (2007.05.09) [09 May 2007]
  213. BARS:: 4-Way Stop at 13th St. and Farmer Ave. in Tempe, Arizona [09 May 2007]
  214. BARS:: Parking Space 49 in Downtown Tempe, Arizona [09 May 2007]
  215. Best Buy on California Sweet Corn [10 May 2007]
  216. Zero to the Zero Power [10 May 2007]
  217. April 2007 PPI Up 0.7%, Core PPI Unchanged [11 May 2007]
  218. About the Number 83 (Eighty-three) [11 May 2007]
  219. BAB Moments For Spring 2007 [13 May 2007]
BABs::Updated During Spring 2007 Semester

The following are existing BABs that were updated during the Spring 2007 Semester.

  1. North Carolina's Caldwell County Wants Some Google [updated 19 January 2007; created 03 January 2007]
  2. Bob "Come On Down" Barker Announces Retirement [updated 20 January 2007; created 01 November 2006]
  3. Pennies are Money [updated 28 January 2007; created 20 June 2006]
  4. Solexa Merging With Illumina [updated 13 February 2007; created 13 November 2006]
  5. Leap Years [updated 23 February 2007; created 24 February 2005]
  6. Big Numbers [updated 25 April 2007; created 06 September 2006]
  7. Number 4 [updated 17 Mar 2007; created 22 April 2005]
  8. About the Number 1957 (One Thousand Fifty-Seven) [updated 08 April 2007; created 05 October 2005]
  9. The Cost of Education Must Include Textbook Costs [updated 30 April 2007; created 17 January 2007]
  10. Notes From "Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea" [updated 09 May 2007; created 15 February 2006]
RoadSignMath.com Submitted BARS
  1. None.
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Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 15 January 2007

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