As a part of Maths Week, 5th class, Room 7 have come up with a number of word problems for all of the students in first class to solve. 40 more words

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As a part of Maths Week, 5th class, Room 7 have come up with a number of word problems for all of the students in first class to solve. 40 more words

{Preparation 10 (Passion +Persistence)}

+

{Connection 10 (Compassion +Courage)}

+

{Excellence 10 (Achievement + Wisdom)}

=Power

{P110 (P2+P3)} + {C110 (C2+C3)} + {E10 (A+W)} = Power… 71 more words

You want your child to succeed in math because it opens so many doors in the future.

But kids have a short-term perspective. They don’t really care about the future. 405 more words

**My worksheet: Optimization word problems**

A common refrain from students and teachers alike, is that optimization problems in Calculus can be very dry. How many “what is the maximum area of the rectangle” or “what is the maximum height of the rocket” problems can you give? 181 more words

Word problems can be tough. Using the CUBES method makes things easier! Find out how circling, underlining, and drawing boxes can help you tackle even the hardest of problems. 22 more words

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Oh that it was always that easy. The first step is to **find** your thinking cap, what ever that is!

I can’t remember the first time I heard that time-honored admonition. 345 more words

Here is a PDF version of a math problem I recently created. You’ll have to know how to factor cubic polynomials, so you may want to brush up on that first, or use this problem as a refresher. 71 more words