## 100 Chart Exploration

### April 25th, 2012 by tinakamo

We’ve been exploring the 100 chart as a tool for math. What are some things you noticed about the 100 chart? How can you use it to solve problems? If you had to find the sum of 34 and 55, how would you use a 100 chart? Provide details.

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### March 4th, 2011 by tinakamo

What if you had one billion dollars?
What would you spend it on?  Be specific.

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## How many dimes?

### September 9th, 2009 by tinakamo

How about this one? Fill in the blanks, create your own problem, then solve it. Here it is: If Hoku gave Kama __ dimes, he would still have 5 more dimes than Kama. If Hoku started with __ dimes, how many dimes did Kama start with?

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## Enough for the Class?

### September 2nd, 2009 by tinakamo

My friendʻs class has 28 students in it. She brings a pizza to school for her class and when she slices it, there are 12 pieces. If she orders another pizza and slices it into 12 pieces, will there be enough for each student to eat one piece? Are there any extra pieces? If there arenʻt enough pieces, how many more does she need? How did you find your answer?

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