Current Problems of the Week

Primary

Picking Flowers - April 21

How many red flowers and how many yellow flowers could Caitlin have picked?

Algebra

Marathon Mitch - April 14

runner Determine Mitch's normal running speed given information about his performance in a race.

Latest Solution: Fraction Action!

Math Fundamentals

Monmouth Mountain Bikes - April 14

How many bikes have both the gears and brakes checked?

Latest Solution: Filling the Freezer

Geometry

A Carpenter's Trisection - April 21

carpenter's square

Can you really trisect an angle with a carpenter's square?

Latest Solution: Triangle Transformation

Pre-Algebra

Lemonade Fun - April 21

lemonade How many cups of each size of lemonade did Jose and Nick sell?

Latest Solution: Anjelica's Very Odd Magic Sweater

Trig & Calculus

Squares Inside Squares - April 14

box

What would happen if the pattern repeated forever?

Latest Solution: Ellipse Areas


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