Back to Module 1 Notes
Step 1: Using complete sentences
restate the question. What are you trying to answer?
Step 2: What information do you need to solve the problem? Are there any key words? What strategy will you use to solve the problem? How many steps will it take to solve this problem?
Step 3: Carry out the plan. If
possible estimate your answer before calculating. Do all your
computations. Show all your work. If you make a table, show it! Make
sure you complete all the steps in your plan.