FARMER PROBLEM SCORING GUIDE - GRADE 6

SCORE |
DESCRIPTION |

4 |
Excellent: Solution includes 6 of the 9 criteria below |

3 |
Outstanding: Solution includes 4-5 of the 9 criteria below |

2 |
Very good: Solution includes 3 of the 9 criteria below |

1 |
Keep working: Solution includes fewer than 3 of the 9 criteria below |

CRITERIA

- The problem statement gives a reasonable summary of the task, mentioning 4 things about the problem.
- The investigation section shows more than 1 possible solution
- The total number of square feet is 435,600. This uses all the available farm land.
- The selected number of sacks of each vegetable is one of the solutions below.
- The computations have been done correctly.
- The team states a reason for their selection.
- The total weight of the seeds is given.
- The total weight of the seeds is less than or equal to 1000 pounds
- The team noticed that all valid solutions have exactly 1 sack of peas.

VALID SOLUTIONS

corn |
soybeans |
squash |
green beans |
peas |
weight |

0 |
0 |
13 |
0 |
1 |
725 |

0 |
1 |
9 |
2 |
1 |
775 |

0 |
2 |
5 |
4 |
1 |
825 |

0 |
3 |
1 |
6 |
1 |
875 |

1 |
0 |
12 |
1 |
1 |
850 |

1 |
1 |
8 |
3 |
1 |
900 |

1 |
2 |
4 |
5 |
1 |
950 |

1 |
3 |
0 |
7 |
1 |
1000 |

2 |
0 |
11 |
2 |
1 |
975 |