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2.14: Guess and Check, Work Backward

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guess and check

The strategy for the guess and check method is to guess a solution and use that guess in the problem to see if you get the correct answer.

working backwards

The work backward method works well for problems in which a series of operations is applied to an unknown quantity and you are given the resulting value. The strategy in these problems is to start with the result and apply the operations in reverse order until you find the unknown

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