A Toothpick Pattern Rule

In this patterns rule worksheet, students identify and complete 8 different problems that include using toothpicks to create patterns. First, they explain a rule that can be used to determining the total number of toothpicks needed to make any given number of triangles. Then, students complete the table shown for 6 different triangles explaining the steps for each one.

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