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Art of Problem Solving in Maths

Art of Problem Solving in Maths

Author: Nazmul Bashar

Students will be able to use their skill in problem solving.

Students will acquire some technique of using investigative mathematics.

These are number of investigations to practice the problem solving aspect of Mathematics. For example, Fibonacci number sequence is interesting and important in Maths. This sequence has various unique characteristics and can be related to the nature. Aunties Letter lets a student have some idea of various models we use to problem solve.

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An animation discussing some strategy

Drawing a sketch, diagram, splitting the problem into smaller parts, backtracking etc are good strategies to remember to problem solve a task. The video is short but good for introductory ideas.