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Problem Solvers
Problem Solvers: Using your (Number) Sense of Balance and Solutions to the Sharing Cookies Problem

Annette Leitze; Sheryl Stump; 

March 2008, Volume 14, Issue 7, Page 418

Abstract:

The "Balance Puzzles" problem is introduced and solutions are provided to the "Sharing Cookies" 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:
Grades 3-5
Teacher
Problems
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Student Work
Reasoning and Proof
Multiplication and Division