You will be given some class time to complete this assignments. Here are some videos to give you some ideas.
You are standing by the duck pond with two pails. One holds 7 gallons and the other holds 3 gallons. Neither one of them has gallon markings on the side. How can you get exactly 5 gallons of water in the big pail?
3 men go into a hotel. The man behind the desk says a room is $30 so each man pays $10 and goes to the room.
A while later the man behind the desk realized the room was only $25 so he sent the bellboy to the 3 guys' room with $5. On the way the bellboy couldn't figure out how to split $5 evenly between 3 men, so he gave each man a $1 and kept the other $2 for himself.
This meant that the 3 men each paid $9 for the room, which is a total of $27 add the $2 that the bellboy kept = $29. Where is the other dollar?
Can you just smell that? It's the smell of brains hard at work. We're at it again, today we're going to help the painter.
Check out quarter 1 to see solutions to chapter 1 in the textbook and to quiz 1. These will help you study for your upcoming test.
Good luck! Be sure to rest up while you're at it!