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The Claymation Problem/The Grumpy Judge Problem (#203) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Claymation Problem - Peg's Yard. Temperamental director Richard finally finds performers he can totally control, shape, and mold: they're made of clay. Primary Content: Comparing height. Secondary Content: Counting to 20. The Grumpy Judge Problem - TV Show Set. On the singing competition "Perfect Ten," Peg and Cat must impress the toughest judge ever: the Grumpy Grouchy Bear. Primary Content: Attributes Secondary Content: Adding to 10.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 24, 2017 -- 9:00am

The Big Dog Problem/The Three Friends Problem (#119H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Big Dog Problem - Peg's yard. When Peg and Cat need to mail some important letters for Peg's Mom, they find their path to the mailbox blocked by a really big dog. Primary Content: Height; Secondary Content: Direction, sets that can't be divided equally.
The Three Friends Problem - Peg's yard. When Peg and Cat are playing with their new friend the Big Dog, Cat suddenly becomes strangely quiet. Using a graph, Peg attempts to figure out what's wrong with Cat. Primary Content: Bar graphs; Secondary Content: More, less.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, May 24, 2017 -- 11:30am

The Package Problem/The Train Problem (#204H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Package Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. When Peg and Cat are waiting for a package, one minute feels like forever; but when they're trying to prevent an explosion, time flies! Primary Content: Minutes and seconds Secondary Content: Adding to 7.
The Train Problem - The Peg + Cat Express. Missing lollipops, bananas, symphonies, and chickens can only mean: there's a thief on the Peg + Cat Express! Primary Content: Subtraction Secondary Content: Above and below.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, May 25, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, May 27, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Arch Villain Problem/The Straight and Narrow Problem (#120H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Arch Villain Problem - Mathtropolis. When the Arch Villain wreaks havoc on the city of Mathtropolis by turning everything into arches, Super Peg and Cat Guy come to the rescue. Primary Content: Arches, finding arches in other shapes; Secondary Content: Counting backwards from 9, counting by threes.
The Straight and Narrow Problem - Mathtropolis. Super Peg and Cat Guy trail the Arch Villain, who has given up his arch ways and gone on a rampage with straight and narrow shapes instead. Primary Content: Understanding straight, narrow, curved; Secondary Content: Counting sides to determine shapes (rectangles, triangles, squares), counting by tens to 100.

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  • KQED 9: Thu, May 25, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Camp Problem/The Two Homes Problem (#205) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Camp Problem Camp - Niniwawa. Peg and Cat's Gophers face the Rowdy Raccoons in a "non-competitive" battle of the bunks. Primary Content: AABB Patterns. Secondary Content: Counting by 5s to 50, by 10s to 100. The Two Homes Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. How can Peg and Cat make Jesse a present for his room? He lives in two places! Primary Content: Doubling Secondary Content: Dividing in half.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, May 26, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, May 28, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Clown Problem/The Ninja Problem (#121H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Clown Problem - The Circus. Peg and Cat help Mac achieve his dream of being a clown in the circus, by teaching him how funny it can be when things are exactly the wrong size.
The Ninja Problem - Japan. Peg and Cat help their young Ninja-wannabe friend Aki find the fifteen missing cherry blossom trees by using Ninja skills and math skills.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, May 26, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Imaginary Friend Problem/The Promise Problem (#206) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Imaginary Friend Problem - Prehistoric Valley. Peg and the dinosaurs search the jungle for Cat and Minkus, his imaginary monkey. Primary Content: The meaning of zero Secondary Content: Comparative size. The Promise Problem - Verona. Nothing can keep Romeo and Juliet from meeting between their balconies - except maybe a dinosaur. Primary Content: Horizontal, vertical, diagonal Secondary Content: Between, above, vertical.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Play Date Problem/The Blabberwocky Problem (#122H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Play Date Problem - Fairytale Land. Peg and Cat must use the power of music, and patterns, to help their friends Beethoven and the Three Bears play together - and make incredible music together.
The Blabberwocky Problem - Magical Forest. Peg and Cat are back as the Knights of the Round Table to reclaim their friends' missing shapes -- and their own Round Table! -- from the mysterious 100-headed creature, The Blabberwocky.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, May 29, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Peg and Cat Save The World: Part 1 (#207) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Peg and Cat Save the World: Part 1 The Farm / Washington, D.C. The President of the United States summons Peg and Cat to solve a problem of national importance: strange signals are coming from space, in a pattern. Primary Content: Shapes.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, May 30, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jun 3, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Election Problem/The Littlest Chicken Problem (#123H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Election Problem - The Farm. When the Farmer holds an election to see who'll watch over the farm in his absence, Peg and Cat run against the Pig to win the votes of 100 chickens.
The Littlest Chicken Problem - Fairytale Land. Peg and Cat follow the Littlest Chicken all through Fairytale Land, as she searches for a group that's just the right size to be her new family.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, May 30, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

Peg and Cat Save The World: Part 2 (#208) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

Peg and Cat Save the World: Part 2 Washington, D.C. Peg and Cat call everyone they know to save the earth from a planet-sized Pig's behind. Primary Content: Shapes Secondary Content: Time.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jun 4, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Ring Problem/The Wedding Problem (#124H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Ring Problem - Giant land. When the Giant drops the diamond ring he's about to give Giantess, it bounces into a pipe. He needs his very small friends Peg and Cat to get it back.
The Wedding Problem - Giant land. When Peg and Cat are chosen to organize the Giants' wedding, they must get the twelve steps for a giant wedding in just the right order.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, May 31, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me

The Poetry Problem/The Disappearing Art Problem (#211) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Poetry Problem - Amherst / Purple Planet / Peg's Pizza Place / Mega Mall. Peg and Cat lead Emily Dickinson far and wide in search of a rhyming pattern for her new poem. Primary Content: Patterns Secondary Content: One thousand Art Museum. The Disappearing Art Problem - It's a nightmare for art museum guards Peg and Cat: Shapes are being stolen right off the paintings! Primary Content: Identifying flat shapes Secondary Content: Assembling shapes to make new shapes.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jun 1, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The George Washington Problem/The High Noon Problem (#125H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The George Washington Problem - Delaware River. Peg and Cat use a map to help George Washington and his team cross the Delaware River.
The High Noon Problem - Wild West. Peg and Cat agree to face Bad Jack in a show down at high noon. But they have no idea when noon is!

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  • KQED 9: Thu, Jun 1, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jun 16, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jun 18, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Tree By the Nile Problem/The Eid al-Adha Adventure (#213) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Tree By the Nile Problem - Ancient Egypt. Cat gets stuck in a tree in Egypt - with 3 crocodiles! Will calmness and choreography be enough to save him? Primary Content: Working with patterns Secondary Content: Using a pan balance. The Eid al-Adha Adventure - Yasmina and Amir's Neighborhood. On Eid al-Adha, a holiday devoted to giving, Cat is asked to give more than he expected. Primary Content: More and less, dividing into thirds Secondary Content: Using a pan balance.

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  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jun 2, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Pizza Problem/The Pizza Pirate Problem (#126H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Pizza Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. When Peg and Cat get orders for halves of pizzas, they must learn about fractions to keep their patrons pleased
The Pizza Pirate Problem - Peg's Pizza Place/Giant Land/Prehistoric Valley/Ancient Egypt. As Peg and Cat deliver pizzas far and wide, they are menaced by the flying Pizza Pirates who are determined to "take away one!"

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 2, 2017 -- 11:30am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jun 17, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Too Big Dog Problem/The Giant Baby Problem (#209) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Too Big Dog Problem - Peg's Yard. Big Dog is too big to play Little Red on Peg's stage, until an escaped elephant and mouse get into the act. Primary Content: Size and weight Secondary Content: Balance. The Giant Baby Problem - Giant Land. Babysitters Peg and Cat must figure out how to use a giant beeper while chasing a giant baby and fleeing a giant mouse. Primary Content:Addition and subtraction Secondary Content: Ordinal numbers.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jun 5, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jun 10, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jun 12, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Funky Seventies Problem/The Umbrella Problem (#217) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Funky Seventies Problem - Woodstock. Peg's grandparents love groovy 60s tunes, but their pet goats only want 70s funk! Can Peg save the family? Primary Content: Counting, comparing 10s Secondary Content: Ordinal numbers. The Umbrella Problem - The Park. Peg and Cat search for their umbrellas, which they need for measuring puddle depth and singing in the rain! Primary Content: 2D shapes, octagons, triangles Secondary Content: Measuring depth.

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  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jun 6, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jun 9, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jun 11, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jun 13, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Fuzzball Problem/The Silliest Song Problem (#221) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Fuzzball Problem - Outer Space / Pellicius. In an outer space adventure, intergalactic superheroes Peg and Cat are besieged by swiftly multiplying Fuzzballs. Primary Content: Doubling / halving Secondary Content: Spheres / cylinders. The Silliest Song Problem - Magical Forest. Peg and Cat must present the King with the silliest song in the land. They can't sing it without breaking down, so they break it down. Primary Content: Halves / fourths Secondary Content: Triangles.

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  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jun 7, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jun 14, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Sam Problem/Mac The Fork (#222) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Sam Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. Jesse fears that if his Mom gets married she'll love him less. Peg uses math to show he has nothing to worry about! Primary Content: Division Secondary Content: Finite / infinite. Mac the Fork - Mega Mall. Sweet treats are being swiped four at a time, on the infamous utensil of Mac the Fork. Primary Content: Counting to 40 by fours Secondary Content: Fair sharing.

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  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jun 8, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jun 15, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Pirate Puzzle Problem/The Scrap of Map Problem (#128H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Pirate Puzzle Problem - The Pirate Ship. Peg and Cat must help the pirates put together a puzzle, and then the four sections of their sinking ship.
The Scrap of Map Problem - Pirate Island. When the Pirates' treasure map is torn and carried off by the wind, Peg and Cat and friends from far and wide put their scraps of map together to find the treasure.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 16, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Potty Problem/The Butter Problem (#127) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Potty Problem - Viv's house. Peg and Cat must teach Big Mouth the 6 steps for making on the potty, or his visit to Viv's house will be ruined - as will Viv's carpet! The Butter Problem - The Farm. To compete in a butter sculpting contest, Peg and Cat must learn certain math skills by doing farm chores.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Sushi Problem/The Highlight Zone Problem (#129H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Sushi Problem - Japan. Peg and Cat help Aki pursue a tricky thief through the Japanese countryside, making use of their Ninja skills and three mysterious clues.
The Highlight Zone Problem - Peg's Room/the Highlight Zone. Peg and Cat find their world turned black and white! They must identify ten things that are the wrong size or shape, before they will be allowed to leave - the Highlight Zone.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 19, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jun 21, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sat, Jun 24, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Cold Camel Problem/The Einstein Problem (#130H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Cold Camel Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. While Cleopatra is visiting Peg, her camel wanders off in search of a comfortable climate. Peg and Cat search the neighborhood with a giant thermometer to find him.
The Einstein Problem - The Mega Mall. When Cat gets lost in the mall, Peg and her pal Al (Albert Einstein) track him down with the help of a metronome, many equations, and a surprise appearance by Marie Curie.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 20, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jun 22, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Wonderland Problem/The Bat Mitzvah Problem (#131H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Wonderland Problem - Wonderland. Landing in Wonderland, Peg and Cat eat berries to grow bigger or smaller, in their quest to get back Peg's stick from the Queen of Hearts.
The Bat Mitzvah Problem - Peg's Pizza Place. Peg and Cat help Tessa's Bat Mitzvah run smoothly by keeping an eye on Uncle Phil, who thinks he can do ten more of everything than he actually can.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jun 21, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jun 23, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Sun, Jun 25, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Roxanne Problem/The Girl Group Problem (#134H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Roxanne Problem - Pirate Island. Cat longs to impress the savvy Roxanne with his knowledge of solid shapes. So he moves his lips as his hidden friend Peg speaks for him.
The Girl Group Problem - Prehistoric Valley. Peg's girl group the Pentagirls has its biggest show ever, featuring a new hit song about flips, slides, and turns.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 23, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Allergy Problem/I Do What I Can: The Musical (#132) Duration: 28:55 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Allergy Problem - Peg's house/Inside a Whale. When Peg is told she's allergic to Cat, Cat leaves home! Ramone flies Peg around the world in his flying machine that runs on 100 pebbles, in search of her friend. I Do What I Can: The Musical - Radio City Music Hall. Peg and Cat present a Broadway musical about the amazing Ramone, who became a hero by doing 30 great things, 5 at a time.

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  • PBS Kids: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Groovy Sixties Problem/Bad Jack Is Back (#137H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Groovy Sixties Problem - Woodstock. Peg and Cat help Peg's hippy Grandmom create a groovy birthday present for Granddad based on his favorite numbers: the sixties.
Bad Jack is Back - Wild West. When Bad Jack returns with his gang to tickle the townspeople, a surprise guest shows Peg and Cat how to fend off the bad guys' six feathers with four feathers.

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  • KQED 9: Mon, Jun 26, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Magic Uke/The Rocking Out Problem (#139H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Magic Uke - Kingdom of Night/Kingdom of Day. Peg must trek through the Kingdom of Night to reach Cat. To cross the star-shaped steps, Peg needs to find lines of symmetry with the help of a magic ukulele.
The Rocking Out Problem - Junk Yard. When Baby Fox makes a spectacular musical instrument out of junk, Peg and Cat get stuck in it! To get out they must use up, down, around and 3/4 time.

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  • KQED 9: Tue, Jun 27, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Bermuda Triangle Problem/The Breeze in the Branches (#133H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Bermuda Triangle Problem - Bermuda. While on their beach vacation, Peg, Cat and the Pig tumble through a portal to a bizarre triangular universe
The Breeze in the Branches - Idyllic glade. The Toad brings Peg and Cat to the forest where he grew up and introduces him to his old friends, and his old patterns.

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  • KQED 9: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • PBS Kids: Fri, Jun 30, 2017 -- 9:00am Remind me

The Flat Woman Problem/The Hanukkah Problem (#136H) Duration: 28:46 STEREO TVY (Secondary audio: DVI)

The Flat Woman Problem - Mathtropolis. Super Peg and Cat Guy face their greatest challenge yet: Triangulo and Flat Woman have teamed up to triangulate and flatten the entire town!
The Hanukkah Problem - Albert Einstein's House. When Albert Einstein has Peg and Cat over on Hanukkah, he shows them how to make a 2D piece of paper into a 3D dreidel. Later, they need to use this process to bring peace to Al's home and save his Hanukkah.

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  • KQED 9: Fri, Jun 30, 2017 -- 1:00pm Remind me
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    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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