problem 22: fill in the missing number. 36 / ? = 4.
predict: I predict that I will need to use multiplication in this sum.
clarfiy: I have no words, sentences or phrases to clarify.
find the big questions: what is the missing number?
FIRST WAY- the main step in this sum is to go through your 4 times tables.
then I count how many fours it took in 36: 9.
SECOND WAY- the simplest way, but if you are not confident with your 4 times tables you will need to do the first way aswell.
what is 36/4?:9.
THE ANSWER IS 6.
summary: the mathematicians tool box strategy I used in this sum wa use my prior knowledge.