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602 resources with the keyterm Word Problem

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Application Task 6.EE.9

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Young mathematicians apply their knowledge of algebraic equations to examine the cost of Sally's U Tunes membership in this problem solving exercise. Given the initial membership fee and the cost per song, students must write an...
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Exit Ticket 6.EE.7

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Assess the ability of young mathematicians to model the world algebraically with this exit card assessment. Presented with a series of four equations, pupils must match each one to the appropriate story problem and then choose a single...
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Writing Task 6.NS.4 Item 2

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Danielle needs help figuring out how to evenly package the cookies she baked for her friends. Using the number of oatmeal and chocolate chip cookies she baked, young mathematicians must apply their understanding of greatest common...
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Writing Task 6.NS.4 Item 3

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Young mathematicians apply their knowledge of greatest common factors in order to help Maya prepare for her party. Given the number of blue, white, and green balloons Maya has for decorations, students must determine the most...
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Writing Task 6.RP.1

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Sixth graders apply their knowledge of rates to solve a simple word problem on this short formative assessment. Using the weekly earnings of two babysitters who work for the same wage, students are asked to determine the number of hours...
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Writing Task 6.NS.7

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Temperature data for Anchorage, Alaska offers an excellent context for assessing young mathematicians' understanding of integers. After first looking at a table of the record low temperatures for each month of the year, students are...
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Writing Task 6.NS.6

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Engage young mathematicians in using their knowledge of the coordinate plane to reduce Baltimore's crime rate with a fun exit card problem. After first using a coordinate grid to graph the ordered pairs corresponding to crime locations,...
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Writing Task 6.RP.2

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Angela and Esteban are both fast, but who is faster? This exit card provides the time and distance ran by each child, and requires young mathematicians to use ratios to determine which of the two is the faster runner. A perfect resource...
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Writing Task 6.NS.5

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Use the miserably cold temperatures of Anchorage, Alaska as a tool for assessing young mathematicians' understanding of integers with this exit card. Including a graph of the record low temperatures for this US city, young mathematicians...
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Writing Task 6.NS.3 Item 2

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Young scholars step into the shoes of math teachers as they assess James' attempt to add two decimals on this short exit card assessment. Given the addition problem and proposed solution, students must provide a written explanation for...
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Writing Task 6.NS.3

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Sara is planning a vacation, but needs some help calculating how much it will cost her. This short exit card provides young mathematicians with the rates for her rental car and hotel, as well as the cost of her plane ticket, which they...
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Train Crash

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Learners will explore linear functions. They start by comparing linear functions representing two trains racing toward each other. Next, they solve related word problems and complete corresponding data tables, graphs, and worksheets....
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Application Problems Involving Units of Weight

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Apply mathematics skills with this word problem involving units of weight. Sal assesses the given data, converts tons into pounds, divides, and simplifies his answer. This concept is very well explained and would fit nicely into a full...
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Subtracting Decimals Word Problem

For Students 5th - 7th
Solving word problems is a great way to add value by applying mathematical operations to a real life situation. This video shows how to solve a word problem by subtracting decimal numbers. Sal uses different colors and provides a full...
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Elapsed Time

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd Standards
Teaching young children about elapsed time can be quite a task. Thankfully, there are materials available that can assist both the teacher and the student with a tricky concept. Each slide in this presentation provides definitions and...
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Assessment Task 6.G.4

For Teachers 5th - 6th Standards
Put young mathematicians' problem-solving skills to the test with this geometry activity. Provided with a context involving the painting of a chest in the shape of a rectangular prism, they must determine possible dimensions of the chest...
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Writing Task 6.G.2

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Young mathematicians help figure out how much it will cost to fill Kaylea's sandbox in this real-world geometry problem. Given the dimensions of the sandbox and the cost of sand, students must use their knowledge of volume and unit rates...
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Exit Ticket 6.G.2

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
How big is Bert's fish tank? Given the tank's dimensions, young mathematicians are asked to determine its total volume, as well as the volume of water that would fill a certain fraction of the tank.
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Application Task 6.EE.8

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Don't break the trampoline! Provided with conditions regarding the use of a trampoline and the weight of the three people already on it, young mathematicians must create and graph an inequality representing the possible weight of the...
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Application Task 6.G.1

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Let's plant a vegetable garden! Using their knowledge of area, young mathematicians must draw a design for a garden that includes at least three different sections and covers a given area.
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How Fit Will She Get?

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Young mathematicians demonstrate their ability to solve word problems using numerical expressions in this short exercise. Given Brenda's daily workout schedule, students must write and solve an expression representing the amount of time...
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Exit Ticket 6.EE.7

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Young mathematicians demonstrate their ability to use algebraic equations when solving real-world problems in this formative assessment. Including two short word problems, students must write and solve equations representing each situation.
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Short Quiz 6.EE.6

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
Young mathematicians express their ability to model situations algebraically on this short quiz. Including three multiple choice and one free response question, students must determine addition and subtraction expressions that represent...
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Exit Ticket 6.EE.6

For Students 5th - 7th Standards
Challenge the algebraic thinking of young mathematicians with this exit card word problem. Using the context of funding a class field trip to Philadelphia, this assessment asks learners to create an equation representing the number of...