Have students find the Problem Solving Quiz (this quiz has trick questions and riddles) and work the problems. Discuss the answers to the questions and have students share strategies they used to find the answers.Word problems are one of the first ways we see applied math, and also one of the most anxiety producing math challenges many grade school kids face.If you've been working as Troop Cookie Mom (or Dad!
Explain to the class that today they will be discussing problem solving, and to get everyone into the spirit of problem solving you are going to give them some problems to solve.
This is the first set of word problem worksheets the introduces multiplication.
These worksheets include only multiplication story problems; see worksheets in the following sections for mixed operations.
These worksheets are primarily division word problems that introduce remainders.
Pull your tagalongs or your thin mints out of the box and figure out how many remainders you'll be allowed to eat!