The "Three Bears Cookie Store"
problem is introduced and solutions are provided to the "Number Golf"
The aim of Solve It! is to provide teachers with meaningful,
mathematically rich problems that invoke thoughtful and innovative student
responses. Solve It! poses a problem for classroom use and gives a solution to
a previously published problem. Solve
It! is a regular department of Teaching Children Mathematics. Student solutions
are highlighted in The Thinking of Students department of Mathematics Teaching
in the Middle School.