-This math word problem challenges students to use their critical thinking skills. Multiple skills need to come together to solve the problem and complete all the parts.
-Skills that are needed include tiling, multiplication, subtraction or addition, writing equations, drawing arrays, and calculating area of a polygon.
-Aligned to the common core, this problem is rigorous and leads the student to think more deeply about a real-world problem.
-This printable can also be used for enrichment and group work.