The backyard at Wave Hill faces due west or 270 degrees. How many degrees does the front yard face, exactly the opposite of 270 degrees?
On an early spring day at the Greenburgh Nature Center, 15% ice is left on the pond. That’s a third of the ice coverage of one year ago. What percentage of ice covered the pond last year at this time?
During the maple sugaring season here at the beautiful New Canaan Nature Center, when the sugar content is around 2% there’s a 40 to one ratio for sap to syrup – that’s 40 gallons of sap to one gallon of syrup. What’s the ratio when the sugar content is around 1%?
During the 2014 Maple Sugaring Season at the Stamford Museum, there was 2″ of snow on the ground. This is 1/6th of the snowfall during the 2015 Maple Sugaring Season. How much snow was there during the Maple Sugaring Season in 2015?