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Word Problems: Addition and Subtraction
2nd - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a worthwhile presentation on addition and subtraction word problems. After some slides which give tips on problem-solving strategies, learners are given a host of word problems to tackle on their own. They are given instant...
Eratosthenes and the Circumference of the Earth
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The class gets to practice being a mathematician in ancient Greece, performing geometric application problems in the way of Eratosthenes. After following the steps of the great mathematicians, they then compare the (surprisingly...
Word Problems Leading to Rational Equations
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Show learners how to apply rational equations to the real world. Learners solve problems such as those involving averages and dilution. They write equations to model the situation and then solve them to answer the question — great...