How much of the tree would have hit the house? Answer: 1,221 seeds Solution: Answers may vary, depending on where in the process you round. Every time I pick up my daughter from her Mathnasium session she is beaming with joy. He first cuts the onion in half vertically, from stem to roots. All the bridge guards love cake and require a payment before she can cross each bridge. How does the cargo train let the passenger train pass? Discrete Math High School Find out who rolled a higher number in a dice game.
Please enjoy and let us know if they work in your classroom. The cop tells each of the men that he has five hats, two black and three white. When a pair crosses they must walk together at the rate of the slower man. He agreed, he is learning and he looks forward to attending all his sessions. Joe wants to separate his garden into 12 congruent individual plots with rope as shown in the figure.
Explain whether or not the given method of trisecting an angle, using only a carpenter's square, really works. How wide is that swamp? When asked what makes her so happy, she smiles and says everything. Geometry 6th to 8th, High School Show how to do scientific notation problems on an 8-digit, four- function calculator. By asking What do you notice? Middle School: Question: John is growing broccoli in his garden. We enjoy these types of open questions and answers because they allow students to use other prior knowledge to solve.
She already knew the tree was 80 feet from the house. That means the 2 digit numbers that are the same when reflected across a vertical axis are 11 and 88. Algebra 6th to 8th, High School Find the radius of a circle inscribed in an isosceles triangle with the given side lengths. Problems of the Week for. Jenny Saves the Day Question: Jenny walked up her driveway to the sound of grinding and roaring coming from her backyard. After school tutorials would keep him from failing but we felt he needed to get stronger using his math skills.
Thank you again for everything. Note: Math Crush is supplying these free Problems of the Week as a courtesy to the math community. Beep Beep Question: A cargo train made up of an engine car and 5 cargo cars is being followed by a high speed passenger train and needs to let it pass. Skippy has many injuries and will take ten minutes to cross. How many pieces of onion does Francis have after he separates all the layers? Algebra and Up: Question: A strawberry has 1 seed per 5 square millimeters on its surface. Share your own stories with hashtag.
She opened the gate and saw her father cutting into the old dead willow tree. Algebra, Financial Education 6th to 8th, High School Use a rectangular coordinate map of the recreation area to answer various questions. Catherine picks 12 more tomatoes than Brayden. Which player would you rather be? She visited two hardware stores. He is 8 miles away from it when he sees a bolt of lightning.
Within a minute, Curly shouts out the color of his hat and they are all set free! We could never convince him to agree to any type of outside tutorials would only attend after school tutorials. We chose Mathnasium because we liked the process they use. Answer : June 7 Solution: If we divide 96,480 minutes by 60 minutes, we find that John harvested the broccoli 1,608 hours after he planted it. The Widgets Question: Roxanne needed to purchase a specific number of widgets to complete a job for a customer. The problems are organized into , grouping problems into various areas of the curriculum. How can all four men make it across before the air strike comes? How many widgets did she buy? You may look up how many days are in each month. At Singing Turtle Press, we believe everyone should succeed at math, no matter how math phobic, no matter how right-brained, no matter what.
Our products help students K-12 and beyond, including English language learners, and adults returning to college. Assuming that sound takes 5 seconds to travel one mile, how long will it take him to hear the thunder from the lightning bolt? Airstrike Question: Four injured military men are stuck in enemy territory on one side of a bridge and have issued an airstrike which will destroy everything in the area in 17 minutes. So, John harvested the broccoli on June 7, 67 days after April 1. Key concept: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving. Table Art Question: Every week certain classes come together to do an art project with Miss Delly. We don't always know whether it is possible to write expressions for all the numbers from 1 to 100 using only the digits in the current year, but it is fun to try to see how many you can find. PreK to 2nd A merchant went selling and buying at three city fairs.
These free problems we're created by Math Crush or discovered somewhere in the math world. Many web sites post weekly problems for many grade and ability levels. Tank lost a foot and will take five minutes to cross. On Monday during first period, she told three friends a secret. Problems of the Week We believe that when students become active doers rather than passive consumers of mathematics the greatest gains of their mathematical thinking can be realized. Problems of the Week by Math Crush Problem of the Week Welcome to our Problem of the Week page.
But all in all, they have been awesome. On what date does John harvest the broccoli? Each classroom table can sit 6 students together. I asked who her favorite mentor was and she responded everyone; she can't choose, everyone has something special. Next they drive 140 miles west to visit Chaco Canyon National Historical Park. He even asked if he could go every day.