# KQED

## Peg + Cat Previous Broadcasts

#### The Groovy Sixties Problem/Bad Jack Is Back (Episode #137H)

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 31, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Bermuda Triangle Problem/The Breeze in the Branches (Episode #133H)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 30, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Funky Seventies Problem/The Umbrella Problem (Episode #217)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Groovy Sixties Problem/Bad Jack Is Back (Episode #137H)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 29, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Dance Problem/Follow The Bouncing Ball (Episode #216)

KQED 9: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

The Dance Problem - Peg's Room / Radio City Music Hall. Peg and Cat can dance with their idol Misty Copeland, if Cat can overcome one big obstacle: his tail. Primary Content: Size, shape, color Secondary Content: Ordinal numbers. Follow the Bouncing Ball - Peg's Room / Peg's Neighborhood / Flying Saucer / Sky / The Pirate's Ship / Whale's Belly / Farm. Cat chases his favorite ball as it bounces through 10 different worlds to 10 different beats. Primary Content: Musical patterns Secondary Content: Counting to 10.

#### Richard The Third/The Lemonade Problem (Episode #135H)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 28, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

Richard The Third - The Purple Planet. At Richard's family's highly competitive annual picnic, Peg and Cat try to help Richard achieve his dream of not coming in third in every single event.
The Lemonade Problem - Peg's Neighborhood. When Peg realizes her lemonade stand has no cups, Cat must make a series of shrewd business deals to get 200 cups with only 2 cookies.

#### Another Train Problem/The Odd Sea (Episode #215)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

Another Train Problem - The Peg + Cat Express. Albert Einstein's prize is missing! The clues point to everyone aboard the Peg + Cat Express. Primary Content: Deduction Secondary Content: Doubling. The Odd Sea -The Ocean / Odd Sea. Peg and Cat help the great Odysseus navigate the odd beasts and odd numbers of the Odd Sea. Primary Content: Odd and even numbers Secondary Content: Adding or subtracting 1 from an even number to get to an odd number.

#### The Bermuda Triangle Problem/The Breeze in the Branches (Episode #133H)

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 27, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

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

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 24, 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.

• KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
• PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

#### The Allergy Problem/I Do What I Can: The Musical (Episode #132)

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 23, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Poetry Problem/The Disappearing Art Problem (Episode #211)

KQED 9: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Allergy Problem/I Do What I Can: The Musical (Episode #132)

PBS Kids: Fri, Dec 22, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Wonderland Problem/The Bat Mitzvah Problem (Episode #131)

PBS Kids: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### The Too Big Dog Problem/The Giant Baby Problem (Episode #209)

KQED 9: Wed, Dec 20, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

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

PBS Kids: Wed, Dec 20, 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.

• KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
• PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

#### Peg and Cat Save The World: Part 2 (Episode #208)

KQED 9: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Cold Camel Problem/The Einstein Problem (Episode #130)

PBS Kids: Tue, Dec 19, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

#### Peg and Cat Save The World: Part 1 (Episode #207)

KQED 9: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 1:00 PM

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.

#### The Sushi Problem/The Highlight Zone Problem (Episode #129)

PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 18, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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.

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

PBS Kids: Sun, Dec 17, 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.

• KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
• PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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

PBS Kids: Sat, Dec 16, 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 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.

• KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
• PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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

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.

• KQED 9: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 1:00 PM
• PBS Kids: Mon, Dec 25, 2017 -- 9:00 AM

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

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 #136)

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 #127)

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 #136)

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 #126)

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 #206H)

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 #126)

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 #125)

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 #204H)

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 #124H)

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 #203H)

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 #136)

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 #202H)

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. < br>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 #121H)

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

##### TV ? Transmitter Status
• ###### KQED DT9, Sutro Tower ? Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

• ###### 7/27/18: Comcast Ch10 (SD version of KQED Plus)

We are aware that Comcast is not broadcasting KQED Plus, SD version, on Ch 10 throughout most of the Bay Area. There is no problem with KQED’s signal, and the HD version of KQED Plus is still operational on Ch710. KQED Plus is also still available over the air on DT9.2, 54.1 and 25.2.  Despite … Continue reading 7/27/18: Comcast Ch10 (SD version of KQED Plus)

• ###### Update 7/27/18: KQET signal restored

DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3, 25.4 UPDATE: Signal restored as of 7:45pm Friday afternoon (original post): KQET’s signal is down due to a break in the 3rd party fiber feed between San Francisco and the uplink reception point at California State University Monterey Bay. The line owner is aware of the issue and working on it.

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

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