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Word Problems

Solving Word Problems To solve math word problems, it is always best to use the following Five Step Plan. Five Step Plan a) Write the question. b) List what do you know. Tell what x =’s. c) Write an equation. d) Solve for x. e) Write the answer to part a. Examples: 1.  A number multiplied…

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Number Sense

Number Sense Developing number sense starts as early as Kindergarden and continues through grade school and middle school.  Building a strong fundation in the basic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division is essential to being successful in math.  Knowing the basic facts of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of natural numbers, integers and real…

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