Math 2008 Mathematical Inquiry for Teachers
Assignments Checklist (Billstein et al, 2010 edition)
Show work to support each solution, whenever possible. Whenever you struggle, seek help.
Each of these are the Assessment A problem sets. We also recommend t
Fraction, Decimal, and Percent Challenge
Show work to support each of your solutions. You may use a calculator to check.
Simplify, expressing your answer as a power of 3.
27 !3 " 815
Perform the operations, and simplify completely.
! 1$ ! 1$
Do not eat any M&Ms until you are told to do so. Eating before
the lab is completed will distort the results. You will be allowed
to enjoy a few after the lab is finished!
First step: Open up the package.
Then count all of the M&Ms in your package and
Mathematics Education: Grades 1-8
The following chart shows at what grade levels selected topics typically appear in elementary- and middle-school
mathematics textbooks. Underlines numbers indicate grades in which the most time is spent on the given topic
Number Tricks, Patterns & Riddles
1. Choose any 3-digit number (e.g., 524). Multiply it by 7. Then multiply the result by 11. Then
multiply the result by 13. What is the final answer?
2. 1112 = _ so 12,321 = _ .
1,1112 = _ so 1,234,321 = _ .
Foundations of Number and Operations Grade Sheet
Type of Grade
Use your calculator to make the following computations.
Invert the calculator, and it will form a word or phrase answer.
A clue is given to help you recognize each word or phrase answer.
Word or phrase