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Daily Dilemma #15: Activity
Name_________________  Date_________________ 
Bill Bob's
Rental Agency


$12.00 per Day  All Vehicles 
$.15 per mile  Sedan 
$.10 per mile  SUV 
$.12 per mile  Van 
$.14 per mile  Station Wagon 
Extra credit. What's the rule? (apt.)
Tools

lengths in
cm

scythe

52

saw

50.2

ax

52.0

anvil

52.002

10 ft. 
7 ft. 
Does Ryan need more trim, does he have just enough trim, or does he have too much trim to go around the entire floor? ___________________________________
How much more does he have to make,
or how much extra does he have? _______________________
Faith

5.6 minutes

Hope

6.5 minutes

Charity

5 5/10 minutes

Patience

5.06 minutes

Which child took the longest to finish the race?______________________
Which child came in third?______________________
Extra 2 pts: The pioneers saw the Native American warriors gallop toward their wagon train and they were afraid the they were going to lose their chickens to the hungry Indians. They decided to hide half their chickens in the Hernandez wagon. Then they took the remaining half and placed an equal number of chickens in the Morris wagon, the Jones wagon, the Baker wagon, the Brown wagon, and the Welch wagon. There were 5 chickens hidden in the Welch wagon. How many chickens were hidden altogether?
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