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Description:

This problem from Figure This! helps students develop problem solving skills and algebraic thinking while practicing number operations. Students are challenged to use combinations of stamps of two different denominations to make a specific total. The "Try These" feature provides further challenges. The Answer page offers four different solution approaches. "Did You Know?" presents several related facts. The activity includes a page of print and Internet resources. Figure This! also provides information and support for families.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

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English

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