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Oct. 21 Math Mystery Year Puzzle: Abebe Bikila Sets Marathon World Record
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Oct. 21 Math Mystery Year Puzzle: Abebe Bikila Sets Marathon World Record

On October 21st of the Mystery Year, Abebe Bikila set a world marathon record. Clues for finding the year involve unit rate, proportions, measurement conversions, and reasoning skills. The sports context of this puzzle is a great motivator for sixth grade students and up..

Your PDF download includes:
  • 1-page printable student puzzle
  • 2-page digital version with horizontal layout and larger print
  • 3 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.NBT.A.4, 5.NBT.B.7, 6.RP.A.3, 6.RP.A.3d
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