Scratch Your Brain activities develop students' math and problem-solving skills while they boost competence, confidence, and test scores. They help students make the transition to higher level mathematics. Contains a variety of engaging, often humorous activities. Scratch Your Brain also encourages brainstorming and teaches students there is usually more than one way to solve a problem. Activities are sequenced by difficulty throughout each chapter to allow students to gradually build their skills.
Includes detailed solutions and a skills matrix to help teachers match the activities to students' needs.