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What the Kids Thought

Recently Dan Meyer asks Mathalicious which of these three questions is “real world”? Karim Ani, founder of Mathalicious, and others have opined without consensus on this particular question and on the general notion of real-world vs. fake-world problems. I wonder what my 8th grade geometry kids think of this question. I give them Version A on a strip of paper and ask them to work on […]

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