Ways of Thinking and Properties of Operations

Identify the Value of Each Fruit

Work Time

Identify the Value of Each Fruit

  • Find the whole number from 0 to 9 that each fruit represents to make the equations true.
  • Explain your reasoning.

Ask Yourself:

  • Which properties of operations are useful in identifying the value of each fruit?
  • Does substituting each fruit with a simple symbol make it easier to work through the possible values for the different fruit?
  • Would naming the equations make it easier to explain your reasons for identifying the values of the fruit?

Properties of operations as fruit