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Problem Solvers
Problem Solvers: Cheerio Count and Solutions to the A Word to the Wise Problem

Carla Tayeh, Barbara Britton 

January 2006, Volume 12, Issue 5, Page 265

Abstract:

The "Cheerio Count" problem is introduced and solutions are provided to the "A Word to the Wise" problem. Problem Solvers poses a problem for classroom use and gives a solution to a previously published problem. Problem Solvers is a regular department of Teaching Children Mathematics.

 

Keywords:
Article
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Grades 3-5
Conceptual Development
Communication
Complex Numbers
Teacher
Modeling
Problems
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Reasoning and Proof
Representation
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