Classroom Resources / Problems of the Week
3rd to 5th, Math Fundamentals, Math Fundamentals Library, Math Fundamentals
College basketball playoffs are happening in the United States, making basketball pretty popular right now! One afternoon after school, four friends named Abby, Bill, Carla, and Damien decide to play a game of basketball. There are two players on each team. Your job is to figure out which team won the game given the following facts.
Which team won and by how many points?
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