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Titanic word problems grades 4-8

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Directions: Try to solve each problem on your own. Show your work using numbers, words, pictures, or symbols.
2. 1. The Titanic set sale at 12:00 noon on April 10, 1912. At 2:20 A.M. on April 15, 1912 the Titanic sank. How many hours was the Titanic afloat? Of the lifeboats aboard the Titanic, 14 of them held 65 passengers each, 2 of them held 40 people each, and 4 held 47 each. How many people in all could the lifeboats carry? ______

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3. The Titanic was 269 meters long and 28 meters wide. What was the area?

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The Titanic was the length of 3 football fields. A football field is 360 feet long. How long was the Titanic?

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Homeschool Math Challenge

September 1,2009


				
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Description: Solve these Titanic themed word problems. Grade 4-8.