Student Solves Absurd Math Problem With Girl Code (PHOTO)

math testIt's important to learn about math -- but it's also important to learn about dating etiquette. Which topic is more crucial to your child's education? If the answer one fourth grader gave to a romance-themed question on her math homework is any indication, it's definitely the latter! 

Advertisement

To be fair, it's a confusing problem that definitely seems out of place on a fourth grade assignment -- all about which teen girls and which teen boys dated and how many times and when -- so we don't blame little Maddy for feeling weird about calculating who Ron's second date was (Louise? Rose?). But she still technically answered the question -- and her answer was so clever, her mom Jenn Morrison Douglas posted a pic to Facebook:

The answer is... girl code?A mom is boasting about her daughter's humorous answer to a fourth grade logic problem....

Posted by Dinner TV on Tuesday, November 10, 2015
 

More from The Stir: 10 Outrageous Homework Assignments That Got Parents in Big Trouble

Preach, Maddy! Girl code is no joke, and the sooner you learn that, the better! Besides, sometimes there's more than one right answer to a given question -- even when that question is part of a fourth grade math homework assignment. Sure, numbers don't lie, but when those numbers are part of a word problem involving the love lives of high school students? Well, that's when the math gets a little fuzzy.

But that's okay -- we're pretty sure Maddy's gonna be just fine navigating life's complex equations.

 

Image via Bill Selak/Flickr

Read More >