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In mathematics, word problems have been known to pose challenges for elementary school students, middle school students and even some high school students. In addition, a vast majority of students also have difficulties with solving problems with fractions. If we mix a word problem with a problem with fractions, then we end up getting an even tougher problem to solve. How can we expect those students... read more

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I am taking from The Official Hunter College High School Test: problem 76 on page 20. We read the following. In the expression below, each letter represents a one digit number. Where the same letter appears, it represents the same number in each case. Each distinct letter represents a different number. In order to make the equation true, what number must replace C?   ... read more

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I thought I would give a few examples of how easy exponents are. One important thing, though. I know the big question I have heard and many others have as well, is why do I need to learn this stuff. I will probably never use it. It is true that you may not use these directly, but once your mind becomes one of the solving variety, you become indispensable to many employers. You become a problem... read more