After 4 years of home schooling, the boys start in at the local public schools today. It certainly was a fun four years . . . .
Here’s our last, short little project from this morning before the boys head off to school.
My older son had been working on a few old AMC 10 problems. Last night we talked through problem 20 from the 2004 AMC 10a – a challenging geometry problem which had given him a lot of trouble. This morning I asked him to try solving the problem again:
Here’s a direct link to the problem:
Here’s his solution from this morning:
My younger son was working on a few old AMC8 problems. Problem 7 from the 1986 exam gave him a bit of trouble today, so I asked him to work through it and see if we could figure out where he was getting stuck: