WASHINGTON STATE MATHEMATICS COUNCIL

2001 MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH OLYMPIAD

Session I

FIFTH/SIXTH GRADE PROBLEM SOLVING

5-6

Average

Score

 

School ________________________________________ Team Number _______________

 

Show us your work. The people who read your paper are looking for:

RIGHT ANSWER: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

UNDERSTANDING: Understand the problem patterns, concepts, and approach? . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . .

STRATEGY: Choose and apply a valid strategy for each part of the problem solution. . .. .. . . . . . . . .

COMMUNICATION: Explain all requested components of the final solution, using tables, symbols, labels, and correct vocabulary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

REASONABLENESS: Demonstrate that entire solution has been reasoned through. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Low High

0 2 3 4

0 1 2 3 4

0 1 2 3 4

 

0 1 2 3 4

0 1 2 3 4