# Surf for More Math

## CHAPTER 1: PATTERNS IN MATHEMATICS

**Lesson 8: Creating Problems **

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about patterns in mathematics. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

**Goal**

Create and solve problems for given equations.

**Builds Upon**

Student Book page 30

**Instructions for Use**

**Algebraic Reasoning** allows students to solve problems involving unknown values.

Learn how to think algebraically with these clever weighing scales. Levels 1 and 2 contain two scales. Level 3 is more difficult and has three scales. Your goal is to determine the weight of one or more of the objects.