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Food for thought from Jay’s Diner
The Car Wash

Gladis Kersaint 

March 2004, Volume 9, Issue 7, Page 373

Abstract:

The "Car Wash" problem is introduced and solutions are provided. Food for Thought from Jay's Diner poses a problem for classroom use and gives a solution to a previously published problem. Food for Thought from Jay's Diner is a regular department of Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School. Student solutions are highlighted in The Thinking of Students department of Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School.

Keywords:
Article
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Grades 6-8
Teacher
Problems
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Systems of Equations