Pieces of Eight – Math Challenge 06

My Form 3 class tackled Challenge 06 posted by Jason Ermer at http://www.collaborativemathematics.org/ The problem was to reach 1000 using only the number 8 and + signs. It was fun to generate the possible answers and then make a video. The original music was the Beatles “Eight Days a Week” but copyright laws did not allow it. Ah well…..