Illinois State University Mathematics Department

MAT 409: Topics in Algebra and Combinatorics for K-8 Teachers

Dr. Roger Day (

Session 8: 23 June 2016

Test #2

Assignment #8


  • Chapter 5 Section 1
  • Chapter 5 Section 2

Problems: No turn-ins required. You can begin to consider Chapter 5 problems and complete additional problems from Chapters 1 through 4 as well as practice problems from previously administered tests.

Early Send-Ins: None for Sunday!

Bonus Problem: I'll post a Bonus Problem here whose solutions can be submitted when class begins on Monday 6/27/2016.

Fundamental Components of a Problem-Solving Approach to Combinatorics Problems