Math Problem Solving of the Week #414 by ijl14668


									Math Problem Solving of the Week #414                                Name________________

Be sure to show all of your work and label your answer. Do your best thinking!
1 Laura read a book from 7:30 pm to 8:05 pm on Monday, from 6:45 pm to 7:10 pm on Tues-
    day, from 3:15 pm to 3:50 pm on Wednesday, and from 5:10 pm to 5:35 pm on Thursday. how
    much time in all did she spend reading the book?
           Monday        __________
           Tuesday       __________
           Wednesday __________
           Thursday      __________

2 Explain how you can solve these problems by addition.

          A)     4x3

          B)     5x6

          C)     2x9

    Find the perimeter of this rectangle.

                       7 cm

         3 cm

4 List all of the lengths that you could measure with these pieces of tied-together string.

                           1 ft               4 ft            1 ft

                                                                 2 ft
                                       3 ft

5 Copy the chart.                                              Vowel        Number
    Pick a page in one of your schoolbooks,                      e
    and count the number of each vowel on that page.             i
    Record the results in the chart. What do you notice?         u
                                                                                          H.Renz 1/03

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