The Daring Adventure of the Alge-pirates

Submitted by Valerie Camill… on Fri, 03/11/2022 - 20:12

Description: On an ordinary day, four friends were playing hide and seek to pass time. One of them stumbled across a pirate stroll containing a map that could led them to a chest full of treasure. Were they able to follow the map and solve the riddle to find the pot of gold? Watch the adventure and find out for yourself.

Original Problem: (MATHCOUNTS Problem 46) Starting at his house, Lee bikes 3 miles west, then 2 miles north, then 3 miles west, then 8 miles south, then 2 miles west and finally in a straight line back to his house. How many miles did Lee bike in total?

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The Alge-pirates