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Create an Equation with a Solution Closest to Zero

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9 at most one time each, fill in the boxes to create an equation such that the solution is closest to zero. Source: Daniel Luevanos

Directions: Fill in the blanks by finding the largest and smallest integers that will make the quadratic expression factorable. Source: Robert Kaplinsky

Maximizing Rectangular Prism Volume Versus Surface Area

Directions: What is the greatest volume you can make with a rectangular prism that has a surface area of 20 square units? Source: Robert Kaplinsky

Law of Cosines Triangle

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9 at most one time each, fill in the boxes to fill in the circles of a triangle. The sum of the numbers on each side of the triangle is equal to the length of that side. What is the triangle with the largest (or smallest) angle measure that you can make? Source: Erick …

Maximizing Volume of a Cylinder, Given Lateral Area

Directions: Find at least 3 possible measures for the height and the radius of a cylinder with a lateral area of 144pi square centimeters. Which of your dimensions will give you the largest volume? Source: Jason Miller

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9 at most one time each, fill in the boxes to make the largest (or smallest) sum. Source: Daniel Luevanos

Rational Exponents

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 6, at most one time each, fill in the boxes make the greatest or least value. Extension: How close to 1 can you get? Source: Erick Lee

Minimum Value of a Quadratic in Factored Form

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9 at most one time each, fill in the boxes to create a quadratic in factored form with the lowest minimum. Source: Ryan Kimes