Time Trials

Focus your mind and prepare to use your brain.

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Focus your mind

Topics: Starter | Arithmetic

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  • Discussion point: In your head do you add the tens or units first? Pencil and paper methods usually deal with the units first and the carry over is included in the addition of the tens but mentally, it has been argued, it is better to deal with the most significant digits first. What is your strategy?

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