

Carmen
Sandiego Math Detective 
$9.95 

(Win95/98/Me/XP/Vista/Mac7.19.2) (Jewel Case) (CARMATHDJ) 

Broderbund
Children / Math
Ages: 814
Supports math standards set by the National Council of
Teachers of Mathematics.
Conquer Essential Math and Problem Solving
The world is in desperate need of your clever mathematical
mind! Carmen Sandiego has developed a sinister shrinking device that has
already taken the Mount out of Everest and the Grand out of the world's most
famous Canyon! To restore these and other cherished landmarks to their rightful
size, you must embark on 12 strategic adventures to solve hundreds of
skillbuilding word problems and equations.
Features:
 Over 250 different activities
 3 levels of difficulty
 Thousands of math problems
 Over 400 word problems
 Customizable problem sets
 OnScreen Progress Report
 Strategy Guide with hints and tips
 Glossary of math terms
 Practice mode
34 Math Strategies for Math Success:
Learn, apply and practice the following skills and concepts
that will help you succeed at numerous types of math problems:
 Use ESTIMATION to find correct solutions
 Use MODELING to visualize and solve problems
 Use CONVERSION to compare fractions, decimals and
percents
 Use SIMPLIFICATION to break down complex equations
 Use PATTERN RECOGNITION to solve attribute puzzles
 Use MATH FACTS to calculate with speed and accuracy
 Use NUMBER SENSE to improve mental math skills
 ....... and many more
Essential Math:
Master essential math skills in a variety of funfilled
computation activities. In Practice Mode, customize and play your own problem
sets.
 Practice: Addition, subtraction, multiplication and
division
 Convert: Decimals, fractions and percents
 Learn critical math skills and concepts, including:
Integer, Length, Width, Denominator, Numerator, Place Value
 Gain Number Sense by understanding the relationships
between: Whole Numbers, Integers, Positive & Negative Numbers
 Plus over 60 more!
Word Problems:
Develop critical thinking skills by practicing over 400 word
problems.
 Analyze word problems
 Extract important data
 Convert word problems into equations
 Sharpen problemsolving skills
 Choose mathematical operations
Learn Geometry:
Develop core geometry skills as you explore twodimensional
shapes, angles and spatial relationships.
 Study shapes, angles and spatial relationships
 Construct geometric models
 Calculate Area and Perimeter
 Learn and apply over 40 geometric figures and concepts,
including: Circumference, Line Segment, Acute and Obtuse Angles, Trapezoid,
Polygon and Radius
Calling All Math Detectives!
You're just in time! If our calculations are correct, you
haven't a moment to lose! Carmen Sandiego's Quantum Crystallizer is shrinking
world treasures faster than you can count them. To save Mount Everest, the
Great Wall of China, and other cherished landmarks from Carmen's menacing
machine, you must engage in 12 critical missions packed with hundreds of
skillbuilding math challenges. Otherwise, all the world's treasures will soon
fit into the palm of Carmen's hand!
The Atom Smasher  Exercise essential math skills
such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division through drill and
practice.
CrimeWave Sensor  Determine the missing numbers in
each equation by estimating and working backwards.
Molecular Scope  Use your analytical thinking skills
to transform word problems into equations.
Microchip Decoder  Create and use geometric shapes
to illustrate problems and find solutions.
Light Spectrometer  Finetune your number sense by
ordering whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents, integers and monetary
values.
Requirements:
Windows: Windows 95 or higher, 66 MHz 486 processor
or Pentium recommended, 16MB RAM, minimum 25MB Hard Drive space, 4x CDROM
drive or faster (a 2x speed drive is supported by 100MHz Pentium or faster),
640x480 display, 256 colors, Windows compatible sound card.
Macintosh: System 7.5.19.2, 100 MHz PowerPC or
faster (603e processor), 16MB RAM, minimum 20 MB Hard Drive space, 4x CDROM
drive, 640 x 480 display with 256 colors.
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