A Primer for Preproblem Ponderings: Anticipating the Answer
Karen Cohen, Thomasenia Adams
February 2004, Volume 97, Issue 2, Page 110
The value of anticipating the answer as a problem solving technique. Article discusses questions to ask about the form of an answer and its relationship to the conditions of the problem. Includes several examples useful for all students to develop a problem solving strategy.
Estimation / Approximation / Number Sense
Skill and Fluency
Problem Solving / Problem Posing