|Number Fit Puzzle - 008()|
Here is a number fit puzzle, #008, that activates problem solving skills especially when the puzzle solver needs to decided between or among numbers choices that can fit the clue.
To solve the puzzle, start first with the 5-digit number clue. Next, look for either a 5-digit number ending in |6|, or a 4-digit number with the numeral |2| in second position. There are three possibilities for the later. Then, decide which of the three possibilities is the correct answer (problem solving strategies kick in here) and then fill in those blanks.
Continue until all 60 numbers have been used to complete the grid.
This puzzle helps students consolidate understanding of numbers to 1,000,000, engages the brain and helps strengthen short term memory skills.