How Do You Solve a Problem by Making a Table and Finding a Pattern?

How Do You Solve a Problem by Making a Table and Finding a Pattern?

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Making a table can be a very helpful way to find a pattern in numbers and solve a problem. This tutorial shows you how to take the information from and word problem to create a table and use it to find the answer!

Keywords:

problem

word

table

pattern

make table

find pattern

solve

word problem

Background Tutorials

Understand that positive and negative numbers are used together to describe quantities having opposite directions or values (e.g., temperature above/below zero, elevation above/below sea level, credits/debits, positive/negative electric charge); use positive and negative numbers to represent quantities in real-world contexts, explaining the meaning of 0 in each situation.