We Can Solve This Problem

TEKS 5.14B, OBJ 11 & 13

Pre Test Questions

1. What is the first step in solving story problems?

2. What is the second step in solving story problems?

3. What is the third step in solving story problems?

4. What is the fourth step in solving story problems?

5. What is the fifth step in solving story problems?

6. What is the sixth step in solving story problems?

Use the following story problem to answer questions 7-10.

Taylor and her friends started a babysitting club on Saturdays. They charged $2.00 per hour for every kid they watched. On Saturday, April 24th, they watched 3 kids for 5 hours. How much money did they make that day?

7. What is the question for this story problem?

8. What is the important information of this story problem?

9. In order to solve this story problem, you would need to_______.

10. Which of the following would be a reasonable answer to the story problem?