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Daily Dilemma #5: Activity

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1. Katelyn found 22 seashells at the beach. If she puts 4 of the shells back in the water, she will have exactly 6 times as many as Devin. How many shells does Devin have? (2 pts.)

1. Rick wanted to know the age of the panda at Busch Gardens. He was told that if he added 7 to the age of the panda and doubled it, the panda would be 22 years old. How old was the panda? (2 pts.)

1. Fill in the following chart that shows the relationship between turning the handle on a well and the depth of the bucket as it goes into the well. (5 pts.)

 Turns of the handle 4 8 12 16 20 24 Depth of the bucket 3 ft 6 ft 9 ft 12 ft 21 ft 24 ft

Write a statement explaining how the depth of the bucket changes as the turns of the handles change.

1. Jenny babysits for a little boy across the street. When she helps him put away his blocks, she realizes that the blocks are all cubes, cones, or spheres. There are 4 times as many spheres as cones. There are 6 more cones than cubes. There are 4 cubes. How many blocks does the little boy have? (2 pts.)

1. Look at the table below. (5 pts.)
2. State the rule__________________________________

Explain the reason for the rule____________________________________________________________________

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 Layers Bricks 1 8 2 16 3 24 4 9 N

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