# Fun Algebra Puzzles - Solving Unit Conversions

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Fun Puzzles for Algebra - Solving Unit Conversions
The Voyage of the Nautilus and the Sea Turtle
Hanging in the Balance

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• This lesson contains two puzzles which can be used as a great review for Algebra One students who have already studied unit conversions. They are designed to supplement material learned and to keep students interested by solving a mystery.
• Students will learn to convert medieval units of measurement into modern units using a provided table of unit conversions and vocabulary of medieval units.
• Both puzzles are based on novels – one written by a famous English author, William Shakespeare, and the other by a famous French author, Jules Verne.
• Keep these puzzles handy to use on a Friday, on a modified schedule day (assembly or minimum day), when you have a substitute teacher, or need a last minute activity.

This complete lesson provides:
• Table of Unit Conversions and Vocabulary of Medieval Units
• The Voyage of the Nautilus and the Sea Turtle
o Solve 11 unit conversion problems to solve the riddle about how far they traveled
• Hanging in the Balance
o Solve 5 advanced unit conversion word problems to solve another riddle about a unit of weight
• ANSWER KEYS for all problems included

Algebra Units by Meg A. Fields:

Unit One: Solving Single Variable Linear Equations

Unit Two: Literal Relations, Rates, Ratios, Proportions, Percent and Mixture Problems
• Lesson One = Literal Relations
• Lesson Two = Rate, Ratios and Proportions
• Lesson Three = Percent Problems
• Lesson Four = Mixture Problems
• Fun Algebra Puzzles - Solving Unit Conversions
• Fun Algebra Puzzles - Solving Ratio and Proportion Problems
• Fun Algebra Puzzles - Solving Ratio, Rate, Percent and Proportion Problems

Coming Soon....
Unit Three: Inequalities

Fun Algebra Puzzles by Meg A. Fields:

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Solving Single Variable Linear Equations
• Two Word Scramble Puzzles
o Solve 14 single variable linear equations and use answers to unscramble two mystery algebra terms
• Vocabulary Puzzle
o Complete 10 mystery algebra terms and determine the definition of each term

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Algebra Terms
• Word Search Puzzle
o What did Shakespeare say about Zero?
o Find the answer to this riddle in a word search
• Vocabulary Puzzle
o Match 14 algebra terms to their definition to find the mystery movie title about zero

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Solving Unit Conversions
• The Voyage of the Nautilus and the Sea Turtle – How far did they travel?
o Solve 11 unit conversion problems to answer this riddle
• Hanging in the Balance
o Solve 5 advanced unit conversion word problems to solve another riddle about a unit of weight

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Solving Linear Systems of Equations
• Word Scramble Puzzle
o Solve 11 linear systems of equations and use answers to unscramble a mystery algebra term and solve a riddle about coordinates

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Solving Functions
• Columbus Day Function Puzzle
(includes original poem)
o Solve 21 various function problems to solve the mystery year and complete the poem

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Solving Ratio and Proportion Problems
(includes original poem)
o Solve 23 ratio and proportion problems to determine the type of music to buy described in the poem

Fun Algebra Puzzles
Solving Ratio, Rate, Percent, and Proportion Problems
• Pyramid Puzzle
(includes original poem)
o Solve 14 various ratio, rate, percent, proportion problems to complete the pyramid, solve a mystery algebra term and complete the poem

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Other Products:

Unit One
Lesson One = Real Numbers and Subsets
Lesson Two = Solving Single Variable Linear Equations
Lesson Three = Solving Fractional Single Variable Linear Equations
Lesson Four = Solving Single Variable Linear Equations (variable on both sides)

Fun Algebra Puzzles: Solving Single Variable Linear Equations

Single Variable Linear Equations BUNDLE

Unit Two
Lesson One = Literal Relations
Lesson Two = Ratios, Rates, and Proportions
Lesson Three = Percent Problems
Lesson Four = Mixture Problems
Lesson Five = Ratios, Rates, Proportions and Mixtures Test

Fun Algebra Puzzles: Solving Unit Conversions

Fun Algebra Puzzles: Solving Ratio and Proportion Problems

Fun Algebra Puzzles: Solving Ratio, Rate, Percent and Proportion Problems

Unit Three - Coming Soon
Lesson One = Inequalities, Simple, Compound, and Absolute Value
Coming Soon
Lesson Two = Simple Inequalities
Lesson Three = Compound Inequalities
Lesson Four = Absolute Inequalities
Lesson Five = Test Review and Comprehensive Test

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