High, Angel It is tricky getting all these "round-about" clues about the measures of the angles of this mysterious triangle! I tell my students the cavemen were really busy the day they sat around in the cave and started drawing math problems on...
High, Angel It is tricky getting all these "round-about" clues about the measures of the angles of this mysterious triangle! I tell my students the cavemen were really busy the day they sat around in the cave and started drawing math problems on...
Rusty has the right answer. My approach is just a little different: REMEMBER YOUR GOAL IN ANY PROBLEM: Get the variable alone on one side of the equal sign. Step 1. Do the math according to the order...
The context could be that immediately after the shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School, gun control was a high priority for President Obama. Now, just six months later, there is no mention of it. It is now not a hot topic, and the proponents want to get this topic back in the spotlight...
Math has a pattern. It is like a puzzle. At each level you get new "tools" for your "toolbox," and they work with older tools you have already learned. The first step is to figure out what the problem is asking you to do (add, multiply, etc.). The second step...