fortunately, the day was not much going on in Lafayette in the US state of Indiana. So Antonia Bundy, a telephone operator in the Police control centre could take time for the boy. He had chosen the emergency number 911, because he can handle with his math homework.

The Boy had asked: “How much is four plus three times four?”, how to listen to a recording of the emergency call. Then you hear the Bundy explained the task to him.

“I was always good at math in secondary school,” said Bundy, the American channel CBS. You’ve helped the young are fond of, assured the operator.

“We do not recommend 911 for help with homework, but this operator has helped a little boy and his day cheered up,” tweeted the police after the incident.

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