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Jan. 12 Math Mystery Year Puzzle: Motown Records Is Founded
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Jan. 12 Math Mystery Year Puzzle: Motown Records Is Founded

The Motown Records Corporation was founded on January 12 of the Mystery Year. As students solve math clues to find the year, they evaluate expressions with exponents, divide fractions, use the "work backwards" problem-solving strategy, and solve percent problems. The clues connect to the invention of the X-ray through a variety of problems dealing with unknowns.

Your PDF download includes:
  • 1-page printable student puzzle
  • 2-page digital version with horizontal layout and larger print
  • 5 pages of Teacher Notes including step-by-step solutions, historical notes, and more
  • 1-page How to Use History-Mystery Puzzles
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Common Core Standard: 5.NF.B.6, 6.NS.A.1, 6.EE.A.1, 6.RP.A.3c
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