Grammar-mania!Exercise 2: Nouns

1. From the top of a small hill, we saw the Northumberland Strait.

2. The ocean was calm, and the clouds were beautiful.
3. Then, the little boats began to appear.
4. The fishermen were out checking their traps for lobster.
5. Many people in this area spend most of their lives on the sea.
6. Local markets are full of mussels, clams, scallops, and lobster.
7. In small villages, canneries prepare seafood for shipment to Japan.
8. When their boats are full, the fishermen return to their harbours for the night.
9. If the weather is good, their catch is usually large.
10. Storms make life on the water dangerous.

Grammar-mania! EXERCISE 1: NOUNS

1. The dog chased the cat under the porch.

2. Muffins made with blueberries are delicious.
3. My daughter sold her computer to a friend.
4. Robert drove his car to Saint John and shopped for a new truck.
5. So much snow covered the roads, that even truck drivers pulled into motels.
6. The passengers on the ship witnessed the collision with the iceberg.
7. The Titanic sank in a few hours; many husbands and wives were separated.
8. Penguins live near the South Pole, but these birds aren’t bothered by the cold.
9. Many retired couples move to Florida where the weather is warmer.
10. Shediac is closer to the Confederation Bridge than Riverview is.

Revising the problem solving steps

Prediction: I predict this is going to be about Addition, subtraction and money.

The Question: A gambler begins with $21. In the first minute he loses $5, the next minute he wins 3. How long does it take tolose his %21 if he continues losing and winning in this way.

Clarify: Nothing

Big Question: The big question is how many minute does it take to lose all his money.

Stratigy: The stratigy we picked was draw a diagram.

Solve It: To solve tis question we drew a diagram and took away 5 and then added 3 until we got to 0 and then we counted how many times we added and took away.

Summarize: In this maths problem we thought it was going to be hard but then we drew a diagram to help us out. Then we found out it was easy and we got our answer very quickly. Our answer was 17minutes.