ObMath: How can we increase the population density of the smoking area without increasing the number of icky smokers? What can we maximize the area of the pen without exceeding the limited amount of barbed wire available to fence them in?
Mr. Burke is a high school math teacher in New York as well as a part-time writer, and a fan of science-fiction/fantasy books and films.
He started making his own math webcomic totally by accident as a way of amusing his students and trying to make them think just a little bit more.
Unless otherwise stated, all math cartoons and other images on this webpage are the creation and property of Mr. Chris Burke and cannot be reused without permission.