# 3rd grade PARCC Puzzle Problem

## In this task, we think through a multi-step problem involving rounding and subtraction.

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# 3rd grade PARCC Puzzle Problem

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In this task, we think through a multi-step problem involving rounding and subtraction.
Slide Content
1. ### Slide 1 - 3rd grade parcc preparation

• Puzzle problem
2. ### Slide 2 - Part A

• The owners of a new toy store have 888 puzzles to sell.
• They sell 237 puzzles the first month.
• They sell 461 puzzles the second month.
• Which of these shows the three given numbers, each rounded to the nearest 10?
• A. 880, 230, 470
• B. 880, 230, 460
• C. 890, 240, 470
• D. 890, 240, 460

4. ### Slide 4 - Part A

• The owners of a new toy store have 888 puzzles to sell.
• They sell 237 puzzles the first month.
• They sell 461 puzzles the second month.
• Which of these shows the three given numbers, each rounded to the nearest 10?
• A. 880, 230, 470
• B. 880, 230, 460
• C. 890, 240, 470
• D. 890, 240, 460
5. ### Slide 5 - Part b

• Use the rounded numbers to find out about how many puzzles the owners have left to sell.
6. ### Slide 6 - Part A

• The owners of a new toy store have 888 puzzles to sell.
• They sell 237 puzzles the first month.
• They sell 461 puzzles the second month.
• Which of these shows the three given numbers, each rounded to the nearest 10?
• A. 880, 230, 470
• B. 880, 230, 460
• C. 890, 240, 470
• D. 890, 240, 460

8. ### Slide 8 - Part b

• Use the rounded numbers to find out about how many puzzles the owners have left to sell.