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10 Problem Solving Strategies Posters

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Posters highlighting 10 problem solving strategies.

The 10 problem solving strategies included in this poster set are:

  1. Guess and check
  2. Make a table or chart
  3. Draw a picture or diagram
  4. Act out the problem
  5. Find a pattern or use a rule
  6. Check for relevant or irrelevant information
  7. Find smaller parts of a large problem
  8. Make an organized list
  9. Solve a simpler problem
  10. Work backwards.
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  • Mark Jerome De la Pena

    I just want to know the author of this problem solving strategies.

    Comment by Mark Jerome De la Pena on November 1, 2017 at 11:55 am


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