Math Problem Clues for MysteryQuest USA

Imagine solving math problems to find out a clue you need to solve a geography puzzle! In today’s MysteryQuest USA, students from Mark Twain Elementary, Fraser, Michigan, gave some of their clues in the form of math problems.


Add the numbers at the top to get the population of the city.


Complete this division problem to find the area of the state.


Find the solution to 3 squared to find the number of states surrounding the mystery state.

Students enjoyed these and other creative clues in today’s MysteryQuest USA.

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