Word Problem Wednesday: Puzzle Box

Oct 12, 2017 | Guelph

By Mathnasium | Added Oct 12, 2017

 

Hey math fans! This week’s word problem challenge will be a lot of fun for all you visual problem solvers, and great math skills practice for ALL of our upper elementary mathletes out there. Take a look at the challenge below and give it a try. Don’t forget to come back tomorrow to check the solution!

Question: Alli has a box that is exactly the right size to hold 7 layers of 9 rows of 11 cube-shaped erasers. How many erasers fit inside the box?