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In honor of Thanksgiving, this blog posts an adaptation of the familiar chicken and cows problems that promote informal algebraic reasoning. Learners must find the correct number of turkeys and cows given the number of heads and the number of legs. A solution is modeled and a downloadable PDF of four more problems is included.

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  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

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English

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