Backpage: My Favorite Lesson
The Back Page: My Favorite Lesson: Which Fits Better?
Margaret R. Meyer
March 2011, Volume 104, Issue 7, Page 560
Student solution strategies to a problem involving areas of circles, squares, and other polygons. The question revolves around whether a square peg in a round hole fits better than a round peg in a square hole.
Problem Solving / Problem Posing