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Nelson Education > School > Mathematics K-8 > Math Focus > Grade 7 > Teacher Centre > Surf for More Math > Chapter 1 - Lesson 8

Surf For More Math


Lesson 8: Solve Problems by Identifying and Extending a Pattern

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


Identify and extend number patterns to solve problems.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 30–34

Instructions for Use

Math Problems allows students to use multiples to extend patterns in order to solve problems involving least common multiples.

To use Math Problems, read through the sample problems, solutions, and examples given. Then try out the exercises below by following the directions given.

Patterns gives students the opportunity to solve problems by identifying and extending patterns.

To use Patterns, read the instructions and consider the sequence of numbers and/or letters shown. Extend the sequence by inputting the correct numbers and/or letters in the boxes provided and then click on the “Check Answer” button.  If your answer is right, “Correct” will appear below the button.  If not, “Sorry, try again” will appear. You can then use the red arrows at the bottom to advance to the next question or return to the previous one.