## Monday, November 18, 2013

### Math problem and picture .....

6. There are  8 boxes. Each box has 25 apples in it. How many apples are there altogether?
8 x 20 = 160
8x5 = 40
160+40= 200

200 is the answer.

### Math illustration...

4. The A Softball team has scored 72 goals over the season so far. The is 6 times more than what the B Softball team has scored. How many goals has the B team scored in the season so far?
6 x 12 = 72
6x10 = 60
6x2 = 12

10 + 2 = 12 is the answer

## Friday, November 15, 2013

### Long jump ... math ilistration...

8. In the hop, skip and jump (Triple Jump) the record for  men is 18.29m whereas the record for women is 15.5m. How much longer is the men’s record than the women’s.

So men's record is 2.79 meters longer than the woman's record.

15.5+.5= 16 +2+18+.29 =
.5+2+.29=2.79

### Math illistration.....

7. There are 24 classes at school. ⅜  of them are Year 1 or 2 teams. How many is this?
9 classes are either 1 or 2

we need to find what ⅛ is ?
you divide 24 by 8.
equals = 3
and ⅜ is 3 groups of 3 = 9