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  1. Golden Gate Bridge * - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Find out how much wire was used in the two main cables of the Golden Gate Bridge. ...more>>

  2. Golfing Luck? - Suzanne Alejandre
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Work with probability on the practice hole of the golf course. ...more>>

  3. The Good Samaritan - Piedmont High School 2nd- and 7th-period Geometry Classes
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 4. Can the butler afford the paint needed to repair the sign? Did the butler do it? ...more>>

  4. Graphing for Area - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Graph six points and find the area of the resulting hexagon. ...more>>

  5. Growing Pains - Lisa Lavelle
    Elementary, difficulty level 4. Predict the height and weight of a child after ten years. ...more>>

  6. Hauling Sand - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many tons of sand can Marty haul in his dump truck? ...more>>

  7. He Ate It All! - Mr. Marthinsen's Geometry Class
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. The professor ate an entire pizza in 28 minutes. Figure out the size of the pizza. ...more>>

  8. Heavy Hoisting - Math Forum Staff
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Using the information given in the problem, find the weight of an average human adult. ...more>>

  9. Horsin' Around - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How long does it take Zachary to complete his journey on horseback and on foot? ...more>>

  10. Horton's Clover Hunt - Lisa Lavelle
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 4. Find out how fast Horton had to work picking clovers. ...more>>

  11. How Big? - Judy Ann Brown
    Middle School, difficulty level 1. The dimensions of my classroom are consecutive multiples of ten. Find the dimensions of the room. ...more>>

  12. How Deep Is It? - Annie Fetter
    Geometry, difficulty level 2. How deep will the water be when this container is resting its largest face? ...more>>

  13. How Fast Is a Minute? - Suzanne Alejandre
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 1. How many feet does the tip of the minute hand travel in an hour on the clock on Philadelphia's City Hall Tower? ...more>>

  14. How Large is the Patio? - Judy Ann Brown
    Middle School, difficulty level 2. The Smiths are putting new flagstone on their patio. How many square feet will the patio cover? ...more>>

  15. How Wide Is My Garden? - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. A scale drawing is used to determine the width and area of a garden. ...more>>

  16. I Get A Kick Out Of Soccer! - Judy Ann Brown
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. How many laps of the soccer field would a team member need to complete to run more than a mile? ...more>>

  17. In a Pickle - Lillian Ray
    Geometry, difficulty level 2. Figure out whether or not there will be enough pickle juice to make the tartar sauce. ...more>>

  18. Inching Along Down the Football Field - Terrel Trotter
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Fred put his football down on a goal line of the 100-yard field. He then moved it forward half the field distance, over and over again. When did the distance first become less than one inch? ...more>>

  19. It's Summer in Melbourne - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How many hours of sunlight does Melbourne, Australia, have on its longest day of the year? ...more>>

  20. 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>>

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

  22. Lincoln's Top Hat - Suzanne Alejandre
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the dimensions of a rectangular sheet of paper used to make a paper top hat that has width and height the same. ...more>>

  23. Lost in Des Moines - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Calculate the speed of a car using given information. ...more>>

  24. Lotsa Popcorn! - Annie Fetter
    Geometry, difficulty level 1. Can the World's Largest Popcorn Ball really be 50,000 times bigger than a normal one? Wow! ...more>>

  25. Luscious Lemonade - Judy Ann Brown
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. The label on the lemon concentrate says that I need to mix 2 cups of concentrate with 3 cups of water. How much lemon concentrate should I buy to make 25 gallons of lemonade? ...more>>

  26. Meters of Money - Lisa Lavelle
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Help Ms. Juncos's class determine the amount of money they will raise with this metric project. ...more>>

  27. Milk Madness - Suzanne Alejandre
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 4. Help Georgina find out how much milk is left using the number pattern she describes. ...more>>

  28. Mini-Mall Measurements - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Use given measurements of the stores in the mini-mall to find the area and dimensions of other stores. ...more>>

  29. Mirror Musing - Suzanne Alejandre
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Using the information given in a picture of Hagrid and Baby Norbert, find out how tall each of them is. ...more>>

  30. Missing Pages - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Drew's math book is missing a page. What are the page numbers on the missing page? ...more>>

  31. Mr. W. Goes Across Australia - Lisa Lavelle
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 5. Help Mr. W figure out when he needs to start his trip in order to meet Mrs. W on time (requires a bit of map reading). ...more>>

  32. New Home for Fibonacci and Fractal - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Determine how long it will take Jimal and Leslie to fill the new 15-gallon aquarium. ...more>>

  33. Nova Scotia Quilt - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. Use the area of a rectangular bed quilt to determine its dimensions. ...more>>

  34. The Nutty Squirrel - Alice Miller
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. How high could a human jump if she could jump with the power of a squirrel? ...more>>

  35. Office Tile Choice - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the total cost of purchasing tiles for my office. ...more>>

  36. Olympic Temperature - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Compare the difference in temperatures between Sydney, Australia at 14 degrees Celsius and Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. at 63 degrees Fahrenheit. ...more>>

  37. Partial Area - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the area of the portion of the circle that is not included inside the inscribed square. ...more>>

  38. Part of a Rectangle - Annie Fetter
    Geometry, difficulty level 3. Given the area of part of a rectangle, find the area of the whole thing. ...more>>

  39. Pauline the Plumber - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Use the clues to find out how many widgets Pauline purchased. ...more>>

  40. Peanut's Back Yard - Jonathan Bauer
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Peanut, the overexcited dog, makes 40 laps around a stake and travels a total distance of 1 mile. If his bowl of water is 20 feet away from the stake, can he get a drink? ...more>>

  41. Penny Space - Lisa Lavelle
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 4. Determine the space needed to store a million pennies. ...more>>

  42. Photo Wall - Suzanne Alejandre
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find the dimensions of the large poster. ...more>>

  43. Pi Day - Let's Eat Cake! - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. In honor of Pi Day we will be comparing the volumes of slices taken from round and rectangular cakes. ...more>>

  44. Pi Day Treats - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Help Mrs. Granville and Mrs. Germain plan a Pi Day celebration. ...more>>

  45. Pig Pens - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. Find the rectangle of least perimeter which encloses 36 sq meters of area. ...more>>

  46. Pizza Dough - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How much water does Mario need to use to make enough pizza dough for him and his friends? ...more>>

  47. Pizza Pie - Judy Ann Brown
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Use the given information to decide how many slices of the small pizza would be equal to or greater than 3 slices from the large pizza. ...more>>

  48. Pocket Change - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 1. How many dimes do I have in my pocket? ...more>>

  49. Pooling Tips - Claire Mead
    Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 2. How much should Fran and Gloria each give Ethan so that they all have an equal amount? ...more>>

  50. Pouring the Punch - Neil Bress
    Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. The Refreshments Committee needs to pour exactly four liters of eggnog using only three-liter and five-liter measures. ...more>>


 
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