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These problems provide practice with finding and using multiples when solving problems. Problems may include the concept of common multiples.

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Anderson's Pumpkin Patch - Teaching the Young Learner Group and Lisa Lavelle
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many students are there in Ms. Juncos's fourth grade class? ... more>>

Assembly Seating - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. What is Ben's plan for arranging chairs for the school assembly? ... more>>

Basketball Bargain - Chad Tollefson from Western Oregon University
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 1. Can Luis use the teacher's clues to figure out how many balls are in the closet? Can you? ... more>>

Building Bouquets - Amanda Knott and the Western Oregon University Mentors
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Help Jana determine how to divide her extra flowers for the flower shop special. ... more>>

Cicada Circus - Kristina Lasher and special thanks to John Cooley
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Use the table of information about periodical cicadas to figure out when the next time is that there will be three years in a row without an emergence. ... more>>

Crack the Code - Christi Sather and Kristina Lasher
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Help Christi use the clues to figure out which code will unlock the vault. ... more>>

Dragons and Tigers and Hares, Oh My! - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Use clues about the Chinese calendar to determine when Lin's great-grandfather was born and how old he is. ... more>>

Five Digits of Fun - Lisa Lavelle
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 4. Find a five-digit number based on these clues. ... more>>

Holiday Ornaments - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. How many holiday ornaments did each girl's mother make? ... more>>

How Old is Mia? - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Use Mia's clues to find how old she is. ... more>>

In Their Prime - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Use the clues about multiples and primes to figure out how old Jonathan and Hazel are. ... more>>

A Jar of Coins - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Use fraction clues to discover how many pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters I have in my jar. ... more>>

Jason's Piggy Bank - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many nickels did Jason find in his piggy bank? ... more>>

Jellybean Fractions - Lisa Lavelle
Elementary, difficulty level 2. Determine good and bad choices in playing the Jellybean Fractions Game. ... more>>

Just the Facts * - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. It's not a good idea to guess in this game! Find out how many multiplication facts Zach got right. ... more>>

Marble Mayhem - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Fred and his friends divide the marbles in several different ways, but there is always one left over. ... more>>

Monmouth Mountain Bikes - Kristina Lasher
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 1. How many mountain bikes will have the highest level of safety testing? ... more>>

Moons, by Jove! - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Find out how long it will take these 3 moons to return to a position of alignment with their planet. ... more>>

Mr. Lincoln's Line * - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Find out who's wearing glasses and carrying lunch boxes in Mr. Lincoln's lunch line. ... more>>

Peanut Butter and Jelly - Lisa Lavelle
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. How many sandwiches can we make before using up a package of bread and jars of jelly and peanut butter at the same time? ... more>>

She Counts Seashells * - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many shells does Marcia have in her collection? ... more>>

Shopping at the School Store - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How much does a pencil cost at the school store? How much does an eraser cost? ... more>>

Summer Shoe Leftovers - Teaching the Young Learner Group
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 4. Determine which of the leftover shoes might satisfy three shoppers' needs. ... more>>

Tangrams - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Discover some of the relationships among the pieces in a set of Tangrams. ... more>>

Wheels R Us - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many bicycles does Danielle have in her cycle shop? ... more>>

Wooden Legs - Claire Mead
Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many different ways can Wendy use 31 legs to build wooden dollhouse furniture? ... more>>

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