Songs for the Quadratic Formula
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Songs can have a profound affect on student memory.
Here are two possible "songs" that may help students remember the Quadratic Formula.


To the tune of ....
Pop Goes the Weasel

Math Version:

x equals negative b
plus or minus the square root
of b squared minus 4ac
all over 2a

Actual Song:

All around the mulberry bush,
The monkey chased the weasel.
The monkey thought 'twas all in fun.
Pop! goes the weasel.




Hear the haunting tones of math teacher Mike Kelley ....
(as posted on Mike's web site)

The Quadratic Formula Song

The Quadratic Formula Song
by Michael Kelley

Quote:  "It's the catchy song that helps you remember the quadratic formula with that rip-roaring feel good chorus: "Over 2A! Over 2A! Over 2A!". And what's a good math song without a grisly murder?"