Solve It!: Elizabeth's Long Walk
October 2005, Volume 11, Issue 3, Page 134
The Long Walk problem is introduced and solutions are provided for solving the distance problem using multiple variables. Solve It! provides teachers with meaningful, mathematically rich problems that invoke thoughtful and innovative student responses. Student solutions are highlighted in The Thinking of Students department of Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School.
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