Sunday, October 13, 2013

Weekly Response: You do the math.

12 Comments


The answer is 9 pumpkins.
What was the question?

Come up with a math question to go along with this answer and you will be in the running for a lollipop! Be as mathematically creative as you want with this assignment. 

I look forward to your responses!

12 comments:

khyra October 14, 2013 at 10:34 AM

there are 12 pies (giant) and if there are 108 pumpkins together there are how many pumpkins in each???

anectarine1 October 14, 2013 at 11:54 AM

Jacob was out counting pumpkins in his garden. He added. 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1=9 pumpkins!

anectarine1 October 14, 2013 at 11:55 AM

Jace: One day I tried to separate 81 pumpkins into nine group for a harvest party. How many were in each group? 9 Pumpkins in each group!

Serena H October 14, 2013 at 11:56 AM

We planted 5 pumpkins. Then we planted 4 more. All together there are 9 pumpkins.

sheshe October 14, 2013 at 11:58 AM

20 pumpkins were growing in a field... 11 of those pumpkins decided to go to the haunted corn maze, they went in but never came out... How many pumpkins stayed in the field??

- Samantha B.

Margaret Lemon October 14, 2013 at 12:01 PM

If you picked 18 pumpkins and there were 2 buckets, how many could go into each bucket?

sheshe October 14, 2013 at 12:05 PM

Once there were 18 pumpkins sitting on a porch. 9 of them got super board and exploded. How many were left?

Jonny B.

Esther H October 14, 2013 at 12:06 PM

We had 12 pumpkin seeds. We almost planted all of them when Mom said we would not have enough room for all of them so we took three seeds away and planted the rest. They all grew into giant pumpkins. How many pumpkins did we get? 9 Pumpkins

Mrs. Sol October 14, 2013 at 12:21 PM

Wow! Nice job so far! I love those creative math problems! Keep 'em coming!

Hailey A October 14, 2013 at 4:39 PM

There were 54 pumpkins in the pumpkin patch. There were no pumpkins left after six families visited the pumpkin patch. If each family took the same number of pumpkins, how many pumpkins did each family take home? -- Hailey A.

Jillian October 15, 2013 at 11:53 AM

We planted 23 jack-be-little pumpkins. 4 dried out, 6 didn't fruit because of a fungus and 4 were ruined by squirrels. How many cute jack-be-littles were left? 9 pumpkins

Jasper October 29, 2013 at 11:32 AM

I planted 13 pumpkins seeds in the garden. The next day, a crow flew off with 2 seeds. The same day in the afternoon, I found my cat eating 2 more. How many pumpkins were left once they grew? 9 pumpkins

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