*****Since todays date is the 18th, I looked under the

**18**. There are 8 interesting points you have always wanted to know about the number

**18**. Hence, did you know a volleyball court is 18 meters long, and the ball is divided into 18 sections?

*****The next point, I would use in a Geometry lesson of perimeter and area.

A rectangle with a perimeter of 3 + 6 + 3 + 6 = 18 has an area of 3 x 6 = 18. Other than 4 x 4 square, this is the only rectangle whose area is numerically equal to its perimeter.

***2**is the only prime number that does not have an e in its name.

*****The numerical representation of pi carried out to

**35**decimals was inscribed on the tombstone of the German mathematician, Ludolph van Ceulen. For more details, refer to the number 35.

*****Consider this coincidence of the number

**46** In the King James Bible, refer to Psalms 46. Shake is the forty-sixth word from the beginning. Spear is the forty-sixth word from the end of the Psalms. And in the year when the King James Bible came out 1610 William Shakespeare celebrated his forty-sixth birthday.

***200** In order to score 200 in bowling, you need only to alternate strikes and spares. Finally, if you weigh over 200 pounds, you are considered a heavyweight as a fighter.

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