Word Problem Hints

Don't run from word problems
Relax when you see one and look for numbers or words that mean numbers
Sometimes word problems contain unnecessary information - watch out for it.
The movie you are about to see should help you decide the operation you need to perform to get the correct answer.
Take your time with word problems

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Remember you can repeat the movies as often as you need to.