Where's General Ize When You Need Her?
A student (A.L.) brought in this story from the section "Campus Comedy" in an old Reader's Digest...
When I took algebra at Anchorage Community College in Alaska, I knew it would be a time-consuming course. So I carefully allotted three hours every evening to get the work done. My strick schedule seemed to be working out very well until I sat down one night to begin a new assignment. The instructions in my textbook read: "Each of problems 21 through 28 has an infinite number of solutions. Find them all."