TOM LEHRER


That's Mathematics Lyrics

To the tune of "that's entertainment."

Counting sheep
When you're trying to sleep,
Being fair
When there's something to share,
Being neat
When you're folding a sheet,
That's mathematics!

When a ball
Bounces off of a wall,
When you cook
From a recipe book,
When you know
How much money you owe,
That's mathematics!

How much gold can you hold in an elephant's ear?
When it's noon on the moon, then what time is it here?
If you could count for a year, would you get to infinity,
Or somewhere in that vicinity?

When you choose
How much postage to use,
When you know
What's the chance it will snow,
When you bet
And you end up in debt,
Oh try as you may,
You just can't get away
From mathematics!

Andrew wiles gently smiles,
Does his thing, and voila!
Q.e.d., we agree,
And we all shout hurrah!
As he confirms what fermat
Jotted down in that margin,
Which could've used some enlargin'.

Tap your feet,
Keepin' time to a beat,
Of a song
While you're singing along,
Harmonize
With the rest of the guys,
Yes, try as you may,
You just can't get away
From mathematics!

Correct these lyrics

Watch Tom Lehrer Thats Mathematics video
Hottest Lyrics with Videos
c9d482fe49a99e1d02a35088fd64d1ed

check amazon for That's Mathematics mp3 download

Record Label(s): 2010 Tom Lehrer under license to Shout Factory LLC, 2042 A Armacost Ave , Los Angeles, CA 90025 All Rights Reserved
Official lyrics by

Rate That's Mathematics by Tom Lehrer (current rating: N/A)
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Meaning to "That's Mathematics" song lyrics no entries yet
required
capthca required

Characters count
: min. 50 characters