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Shopping with Mixed Numbers

By: Mary Kienstra on: February 2, 2016  in: Engagement, mixed numbers

The Farm stand!  That’s where you use mixed numbers.  Finally, a way to multiply mixed numbers with a real world feel.  This week my students went shopping with mixed numbers in their farm stands. At first they were totally confused… but then, they started to think about what makes sense, and everything changed. The farm stand […] Read more