Type:

Graphic Organizer/Worksheet

Description:

A puzzle of a problem that challenges students intuition about how an escalator should work. Tricky.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General
  • Mathematics > Algebra
  • Mathematics > Arithmetic
  • Mathematics > Problem Solving

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10

Keywords:

escalator math student-facing

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2009-07-23.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 2

Reviewer Comments:

This problem is too tough for algebra I students. The instructor needs to provide some structure.

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