Math word problems are important for high school students because they help develop a conceptual understanding of the processes involved in arriving at solutions and enhance students' abilities to communicate mathematica... More »

An example of an addition word problem is as follows: John has $800 in his checking account. He receives a check for $1,200. How much money does he have in his checking account after depositing the check? More »

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Word problems in fourth grade math should challenge students to show their mastery of math concepts such as multiplication and division. Students should be able to solve simple problems as well as more challenging proble... More »

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Math text books for 4th grade students will contain word problems covering multiplication, division, fractions and geometry. Word problems incorporate the mathematical concepts and procedures that are currently being tau... More »

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ST Math with JiJi is an interactive, hands-on and gesture-based math software designed to help Kindergarten to sixth grade students reach math proficiency through language-independent, mastery-based goals. JiJi is the pe... More »

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"Middle School Math with Pizzazz" is a collection of workbooks filled with puzzles and problems that can be used to teach basic mathematical skills to students. The books each cover a variety of topics for differing skil... More »

Use a tape diagram to solve math problems by using a "tape" figure made up of separate sections that pertain to values given to you in a word problem. Using a tape diagram to visualize the problem helps you to quickly de... More »

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