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Six Holes of Arachnipod Crossing


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Six Holes of Arachnipod Crossing

In this Cyberchase activity, learners use the numbers one through six to solve a puzzle. Learners are challenged to arrange spiders, numbered one through six, on a triangle so that each side of the triangle adds up to nine. This puzzle was featured in "The Hacker's Challenge" episode. During this episode the CyberSquad had to solve the puzzle to get through the Arachnipod Crossing. Learners can also use the blank spiders to make a new puzzle.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
10 to 30 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
1 cent - $1 per student

Age Range:
Ages 6 - 11

Resource Type:
Activity

Language:
English

Materials List (per student)


Subjects


  • Mathematics
    • Number and Operations
      • Number Systems
      • Operations
    • Problem Solving

Informal Categories


  • Animals

Audience


To use this activity, learners need to:

  • see
  • read
  • touch

Learning styles supported:

  • Involves hands-on or lab activities

Other


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Access Rights:

  • Free access

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Rights:

  • All Rights Reserved, THIRTEEN, ©2011

Funding Sources:

  • National Science Foundation
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Ernst & Young LLP
  • PBS
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
  • The Volckhausen Family

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