Illuminations: Ice Cream Cones

Students are encouraged to discover all the combinations for ice cream cones.

They use problem-solving skills (including elimination and collection of organized data) to draw their conclusions. Students also discuss whether or not order matters mathematically for the given problem.


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Math Topics
Data, Graphing & Statistics
K-6, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

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