Would You Rather? Big Box, Little Boxes

Would you rather have …

1 box of 32 crayons or 4 boxes, each with 10 crayons?

Use pictures, numbers, symbols, or math words to explain your choice.

I would rather have … because …


Mandy’s choice is different from yours. She would rather have the other set of crayons. Why do you think she made that choice?


Write, tell, or draw your own problem like this one.
Then share it with someone else and ask them to explain their choice.