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Challenging Math Problems, High School Curriculum

Challenging Math Problems, High School Curriculum | NHS Algebra Problem of the Week | Scoop.it
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Set of archived problems (2002 - 2009)

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KenKen Puzzle Official Site - Free Math Puzzles That Make You Smarter!

KenKen Puzzle Official Site - Free Math Puzzles That Make You Smarter! | NHS Algebra Problem of the Week | Scoop.it

It’s not a crossword. It’s not some extreme version of tic-tac-toe. So what is KENKEN and where did it come from? Simply put, it’s a grid-based numerical puzzle that uses the basic math operations—addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division—while also challenging your logic and problem-solving skills. By altering the size of a KENKEN grid, from 3 x 3 up to 9 x 9, and employing different combinations of the math operations, five different difficulty levels can be generated, and a seemingly endless number of puzzles. In a way, KENKEN is like a game of pool or even chess: The more you think ahead to your next move and consider all the possible outcomes, the better you’ll get—and the smarter you’ll become!

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Problem of the Week Archive | MATHCOUNTS

Problem of the Week Archive | MATHCOUNTS | NHS Algebra Problem of the Week | Scoop.it
This archive contains all MATHCOUNTS Problems of the week.
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Problems of the Month

Problems of the Month | NHS Algebra Problem of the Week | Scoop.it
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Describes how one particular school incorporated a problem of the month.  Leveled problems (A through E) were released to allow for scaffolding.

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