GAME NAME:

SCOTT FORESMAN MATH 6TH

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

FULL SIZE
CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT

TOO CLOSE

4

COMFORT

ESTIMATE THE SUMS AND

DIFFERENCES OF THE

FOLLOWING EQUATIONS.

THAT'S SO 2ND GRADE

THAT'S SO

2ND

GRADE

ADD OR SUBTRACT.  WRITE

EACH ANSWER IN SIMPLEST

FORM.

IT'S NOT THE SAME

IT'S NOT

THE SAME

ADD.  WRITE EACH ANSWER IN

SIMPLEST FORM.

IT'S DIFFERENT! SCARY!

IT'S DIFFT

SCARY

SUBTRACT.  WRITE EACH

ANSWER IN SIMPLEST FORM.

HURRAH, IT'S ALGEBRA

HURRAH,

IT'S

ALGEBRA

SOLVE EACH EQUATION.

JOY TO THE WORD!

JOY TO THE

WORD!

VOCAB TERMS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

6 7/8 - 2 1/3

5

4 5/8 + 3/8

5

1/2 + 1/8

5/8

5/6 - 1/3

1/2

Y - 3/8 = 1

Y = 1 3/8

TWO NUMBERS ARE THIS

WHEN THEIR PRODUCT IS 1.

RECIPROCALS

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

9 7/9 - 3 5/6

6

16 - 8 3/8

7 5/8

6 3/4 + 2 3/8

9 1/8

6 3/4 - 3 7/8

2 7/8

1 1/2 = A + 1 1/2

A = 0

WHEN ADDING OR

SUBTRACTING FRACTIONS

WITH UNLIKE DENOMINATORS,

WRITE THEM WITH THIS.

LEAST COMMON

DENOMINATOR

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

14 8/11 + 10 9/12

26

9 5/7 + 10 3/7

20 1/7

2 1/2 + 1 1/3

3 5/6

8 1/2 - 2 2/3

5 5/6

X - 1/6 = 8/9

X = 1 1/18

A FRACTION WITH A

NUMERATOR LARGER THAN

IT'S DENOMINATOR IS CALLED

THIS.

IMPROPER FRACTION

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

13 1/8 + 9 2/3

23

3 3/4 - 1 1/4

2 1/2

7 2/3 + 3 4/5

11 7/15

6 3/9 - 1 1/6

5 1/6

R + 9 /16 = 2 3/4

R = 2 3/16

A NUMBER THAT IS WRITTEN

WITH A WHOLE PART AND A

FRACTIONAL PART IS CALLED

THIS

MIXED NUMBER

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

6 5/8 - 5 6/7

1

4 1/12 + 5 7/12

9 2/3

3 3/4 + 2 3/10

6 1/20

7 5/12 - 6 2/3

3/4

9/10 + M = 1 1/2

M = 3/5

YOU CAN USE THIS WHEN

ESTIMATING THE PRODUCT OF

A FRACTION AND A WHOLE

NUMBER

COMPATIBLE NUMBERS

 CATEGORY:   

IT'S PLAY TIME  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

TO MAKE A SET FOR A STAGE,YOU BOUGHT A PIECE OFLUMBER 10 FEET LONG.  HOWMANY FLOORBOARDS 2 1/4 FTLONG CAN YOU CUT FROMTHIS PIECE OF LUMBER?

 Response:   

4 FLOORBOARDS

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 GAME NAME:

SCOTT FORESMAN MATH 6TH

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

FULL SIZE
CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

GUESS THE PRODUCT AND WIN

A PRIZE!

GUESS THE

PRODUCT

ESTIMATE THE PRODUCT.

TIMES AND TIMES AGAIN

TIMES AND

TIMES

FIND THE PRODUCT

SPLIT IT UP

SPLIT IT UP

FIND THE QUOTIENT.

EQUATION SITUATION

EQUA-

TION

SITUATE

SOLVE THESE EQUATIONS

I HAVE A PROBLEM WITH

WORDS

PROBLEM

WITH

WORDS

ANSWER THESE WORD

PROBLEMS.

A MIXED BAG OF TRICKS

MIXED

BAD OF

TRICKS

ANSWER THESE RANDOM

QUESTIONS.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

2 3/4 × 8 9/11

27

6/7 × 7/8

3/4

3 ÷ 1/2

6

3/8 M = 2/8

M = 2/3

ROSEMARY HAS A PLANT

THAT WAS 2 3/8 INCHES. THE

NEXT MONTH IT WAS 3 7/8

INCHES.  ABOUT HOW MANY

INCHES DID IT GROW IN THAT

MONTH?

ABOUT 2 INCHES

5 3/10 - 3 1/2

1 4/5

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

7 1/3 × 6 4/5

49

3 2/5 × 1 3/17

4

6 ÷ 3/4

8

7/15 N = 7/10

N = 1 1/2

IT TAKES 5/6 OF AN HOUR TO

MAKE A HAT.  HOW MANY

HOURS DOES IT TAKE TO

MAKE 30 HATS?

25 HOURS

X + 2/3 = 4 1/3

X = 3 2/3

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

7 7/8 × 6 1/3

48

5/8 × 3 3/5

2 1/4

4/5 ÷ 4/7

1 2/5

11/12 Y = 2/3

Y = 8/11

BRIAN HAS 1/8 CUP OF

RHUBARB, 1 1/2 CUPS OF

APPLES, AND 2 1/4 CUPS OF

CHERRIES.  HOW MANY CUPS

OF FRUIT DOES HE HAVE?

3 7/8 CUPS

8/9 / 2/11 OR 8/9 ÷ 2/11

4 8/9

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

3/4 × 245

180

6 1/3 × 1 2/19

7

6 1/4 ÷ 6 2/3

15/16

2 1/4 C = 2 1/3

C = 1 1/27

DEREK GREW 2 3/8 INCHES

OVER THE PAST YEAR.  HE IS

NOW 54 1/4 INCHES TALL. HOW

TALL WAS HE LAST YEAR?

WRITE AND SOLVE AN

EQUATION.

H + 2 3/8 = 54 1/4;

H = 51 7/8 INCHES

2 1/4 P = 1 1/8

P = 1/2

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

5/6 × 304

250

5/12 × 3/10

1/8

2 2/3 ÷ 6 2/5

5/12

7 1/3 D = 1 5/6

D = 1/4

AT THE COUNTRY FAIR, LUNA

SOLD FOUR TIMES AS MANY

PINS AS PAT DID.  IF PAT SOLD

4 1/2 DOZEN, HOW MANY PINS

DID LUNA SELL?

18 DOZEN OR 216 PINS

3 2/3 × 2 1/11

7 2/3

 CATEGORY:   

IT'S PLAY TIME  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

TO MAKE A SET FOR A STAGE,YOU BOUGHT A PIECE OFLUMBER 10 FEET LONG.  HOWMANY FLOORBOARDS 2 1/4 FTLONG CAN YOU CUT FROMTHIS PIECE OF LUMBER?

 Response:   

4 FLOORBOARDS

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