# KQED

## Peg + Cat Previous Broadcasts

#### The Christmas Problem (Episode #118H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

The Christmas Problem - The North Pole. When Santa Claus is in trouble, Peg and Cat have to solve their biggest problem ever: how to make and wrap presents for all the children of the world, and then deliver them using 100 sleighs. Primary Content: Solving a multi-step problem; Secondary Content: Counting to 100.

#### The Flat Woman Problem/The Hanukkah Problem (Episode #136H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 14, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Christmas Problem (Episode #118H)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The Christmas Problem - The North Pole. When Santa Claus is in trouble, Peg and Cat have to solve their biggest problem ever: how to make and wrap presents for all the children of the world, and then deliver them using 100 sleighs. Primary Content: Solving a multi-step problem; Secondary Content: Counting to 100.

#### The Pirate Puzzle Problem/The Scrap of Map Problem (Episode #128H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Flat Woman Problem/The Hanukkah Problem (Episode #136H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

• KQED 9: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

#### The Potty Problem/The Butter Problem (Episode #127H)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 11, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Flat Woman Problem/The Hanukkah Problem (Episode #136H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 10, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

• KQED 9: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

#### The Pizza Problem/The Pizza Pirate Problem (Episode #126H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 9, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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!"

#### The Imaginary Friend Problem/The Promise Problem (Episode #206)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Pizza Problem/The Pizza Pirate Problem (Episode #126H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 8, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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!"

#### The George Washington Problem/The High Noon Problem (Episode #125H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 7, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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!

#### The Package Problem/The Train Problem (Episode #204)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Ring Problem/The Wedding Problem (Episode #124)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 6, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Claymation Problem/The Grumpy Judge Problem (Episode #203)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Flat Woman Problem/The Hanukkah Problem (Episode #136H)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 5, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

• KQED 9: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

#### The Mermaid in the Mall Problem/The Painting Problem (Episode #202)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The Mermaid in the Mall Problem - The Mega Mall. When a furniture store becomes a magical forest, Peg and Cat must become Knights of the Round Table - if only they can find a round table! Primary Content: Working with flat shapes. Secondary Content: Solid shapes. The Painting Problem - Paris. To get purple paint for their masterpiece, famous painters Peg Casso and Vincent Van Goo (Cat) need a whole new kind of addition. Primary Content: Adding on to find sums to 5, identifying addition and equal signs. Secondary Content: Working with two dimensional shapes.

#### The Play Date Problem/The Blabberwocky Problem (Episode #122)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Arch Villain Problem/The Straight and Narrow Problem (Episode #120)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 3, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Big Dog Problem/The Three Friends Problem (Episode #119)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 2, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Clown Problem/The Ninja Problem (Episode #121)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 1, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

### TV Technical Issues

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• ###### KQED will no longer broadcast the KQEH signal from Monument Peak Tower effective 1/5/2018

KQED will be removing its over-the-air television signal from the Monument Peak Tower in the San Jose area on January 5, 2018 (Note: this maintenance was previously scheduled for December 15, 2017). KQED will now broadcast our full suite of channels (KQED 9, KQED Plus, KQED World and PBS Kids) on Channel 9 and 54 […]

• ###### KQED LIFE OFF AIR Friday, December 15

KQED will no longer offer the KQED Life channel beginning Friday, December 15. Several of the most popular exercise, cooking and lifestyle programs exclusive to KQED Life will now be scheduled on KQED Plus and KQED 9, where they can be experienced by more viewers. View/Download Schedule

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