The free, printable worksheets below will give students a chance to work problems and fill in their answers in the provided blank spaces.
Once the students have completed the work, use the worksheets to do quick formative assessments for an entire math class.
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Solving math problems can intimidate eighth-graders. The key is to use the information you are given and then isolate the variable for algebraic problems or to know when to use formulas for geometry problems.
Explain to students that you can use basic algebra and simple geometric formulas to solve seemingly intractable problems.
Explain to the class that today they will be discussing problem solving, and to get everyone into the spirit of problem solving you are going to give them some problems to solve.
Have students find the Problem Solving Quiz (this quiz has trick questions and riddles) and work the problems. Discuss the answers to the questions and have students share strategies they used to find the answers.
These word problems help children hone their reading and analytical skills; understand the real-life application of math operations and other math topics.
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