A large, complex task can be made comprehensible by examining a smaller, analogous version. This powerful technique applies to mathematics research too.
The Curriculum Bursts and companion Curriculum Inspirations Videos listed below demonstrate the concept of solving a smaller version of the same problem using problems from the AMC contests.
|Circle Area (pdf)||Watch the Video|
|Units Digit (pdf)||Watch the Video|
|Stair Climbing (pdf)||Watch the Video|
|A Big Last Digit (pdf)||Watch the Video|