The Wisdom of Children : How Many Sheep?
How Many Sheep?
The teacher came up with a good problem. "Suppose," she asked the
second-graders, "there were a dozen sheep and six of them jumped
over a fence. How many would be left?"
"None," answered little Norman.
"None? Norman, you don't know your arithmetic."
"Teacher, you don't know your sheep. When one goes, they all go!"