Decoding Word Problems
Crack the Code
A common complaint among students is that they just don't understand word problems. What are they asking for? What should I do? How do you know what to do?
STEP 1: WATCH THE VIRTUAL CLASS VIDEO AND TAKE NOTES
Make sure to note the following:
In order to master the art of interpreting word problems, it is essential that you know two things. Where you are going, ie what you have been asked to "find", and where you are starting, the "givens".
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