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Problem Solvers
problem solvers: solutions: Back-to-school shopping

Kevin Phillippi 

August 2013, Volume 20, Issue 1, Page 11

Abstract:
This department showcases students’ in-depth thinking and work on previously published problems. The August 2012 problem scenario leverages back-to-school shopping advertisements for this real-life scenario about making purchases using discount coupons. To access the full-size activity sheet, go to www.nctm.org/tcm, Back Issues.

Keywords:
Decimals
Percents
Pre-K-2
Article
Grades 3-5
Teacher
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Technology