Problem Picture-Box Of Jelly Beans

Predict: I predict that this is going to be about seeing how many jelly beans are in the box of jelly beans.

Clarify: Nothing

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Big Question: How many jelly beans are in the box.

Mathematicians Toolbox: Draw a diagram or Graph.

Solve: First we did 3×12 and that equals 36 and then doubled it which is 72 and then tripled it and that’s 216 and there are 36 flavours because there 36 compartments of different flavours. And the simular box is and 4×10 box.

Summary: Today using the strategy that we used was really helpful and it really help us solve the problem and finish it.

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