1. Home
  2. Gr 6-7-8 Math History Puzzles by Month
  3. February Puzzles
  4. Feb. 9 Math & Inventions Puzzle: Fred Morrison, Frisbee Inventor | Mixed Review
Feb. 9 Math & Inventions Puzzle: Fred Morrison, Frisbee Inventor | Mixed Review
February 2 Fred Morrison Cover Image

Feb. 9 Math & Inventions Puzzle: Fred Morrison, Frisbee Inventor | Mixed Review

February 9 is a day to remember the inventor of the Frisbee. This cross-curricular warm-up activity addresses skills that include area of a circle, percent increase that is greater than 100%, population density, and logical reasoning. 

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, Extensions, and variety of Professional Development support (including extensive strategies for teaching percent increase involving percents greater than 100%). This file also includes a page of general tips, How to Use History-Mystery Puzzles.
PREVIEW FILE
Common Core Standard: 7.G.4, MP2, 6.RP.3.d, 7.RP.2.a, 7.RP.3, 7.RP.1.
File Format: Zip and PDF
Your Price: $1.50