"Weighing the Elephant"

Can your class solve the problem presented in the Chinese folktale, "Weighing the Elephant?" Read your class the description before having them attempt to solve the problem. After they've come up with an answer (or attempted to!), finish reading the folktale to find out how the characters solved it! 

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Grade
K - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
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