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Problem Solvers
Problem Solvers: Coloring Maps: How Many Colors Are Necessary? And Solutions to the Knights in Armor Problem

Mark Ellis; Cathery Yeh; Joyce Bishop; 

April 2008, Volume 14, Issue 8, Page 485

Abstract:

The "Coloring Maps: How Many Colors Are Necessary?" problem is introduced and solutions are provided for the "Knights in Armor" problem from April, 2007.  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
Data Analysis & Statistics
Math Coordinator / Coach
Teacher
Probability
Problems
Problem Solving / Problem Posing