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Feb. 15 Math & TV Puzzle: Math with
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Feb. 15 Math & TV Puzzle: Math with "The Simpsons" | Daily Mixed Review

This February 15 warm-up activity explores "mathematics" used by characters on The Simpsons. Skill addressed are area of a circle, measuring with a protractor, angle measures in a triangle, and an informal analysis of the Pythagorean Theorem. The puzzle is tied to the birthday of Matt Groening, the creator of The Simpsons. 

Your Zip download includes printable/digital PDFs:
  • 1-page printable Student Puzzle
  • 1-page Answer Key with sample solutions
  • 1-page version of puzzle with expanding form fields – use with Acrobat Reader 
  • A complete file including the student puzzle, answer key, 4 pages of Teacher Notes including step-by-step Solutions, an Extension, and Professional Development support. 
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Common Core Standard: 7.G.4, 4.MD.3, MP4, 8.G.5, 4.MD.6, 8.G.7, 8.EE.2, MP2, MP7
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