Counterplot. Episode 8: The Case of the Purposeful Polygon. Episode 9: The Case of the Metric Muddle
This series used the mystery genre to teach arithmetic to elementary school students. The leading character – Nick Malone, Private Detective – presented viewers with basic math problems that needed to be solved in order to crack the case in each episode. Malone was played by actor Nat Benchley. Malone's nemesis, "The Shark," was played by Doug Tillett. With Ron Canada, J.R. Lyston, and Caron Tate (#8); Dianne Bye and Walt Teas (#9)
Maryland Public Television; Maryland. State Department of Education. Division of Instructional Television
North America; United States of America
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Maryland Public Television records
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Fedora 2 PID: umd:735907; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/46229; Filename: bcast-076047-0002
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