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Solution: word problems

Solution: word problems

This is a solution video for the previous task where you were asked to complete a word problem.

The task is: A pile of 8 similar books is 56 cm high. Find the height of 6 such books.

Please note that a pictorial representation of a situation does not have to be ‘as in the real world’. For example here, a ‘pile’ can also be depicted horizontally.

This task is adapted from ‘Max Maths Primary – A Singapore Approach’.

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