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Problem Solving in Pre-Algebra

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Katie Ranftle
February 14, 2014

Problem Solving in Pre-Algebra

Watch as a teacher challenges her students with the real-world problem of a race in Who Finishes When? Visual representations help students think about how the problem can be solved. Solution strategies employ tables, graphs, and linear equations.

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