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Iditarod Breakout

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Destination 01

Destination 02

Destination 03

Destination 04

Destination 05

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Iditarod: a race covering 1,000 miles of the roughest, most beautiful terrain from Anchorage to Nome (Alaska). Its nickname is The Last Great Race on Earth.

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840

105

850

A musher trains 8 dogs each day. A training run usually covers about 15 miles of trails. If the musher trains seven days a week, how many miles of trails will that musher travel in a week of running trails?

QUESTION 01

30

14

15

Mushers usually train a team of dogs every other day. For example, one team of eight dogs will train on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. A second team will train Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and the following Monday. In a month of 30 days, how many days will a musher train each of the two dog teams?

QUESTION 02

2 hours 30 minutes

5 hours

6 hours

If a musher and her team covers 3 miles of trail each hour, how many hours will it take them to complete the 15-mile training run?

QUESTION 03

2

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Mushing is a sport or transport method powered by dogs. It implies the use of one or more dogs to pull a sled.

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158,460

147,230

147,000

Each musher must pay a $1,750 entry fee to be part of the Iditarod. If 84 mushers have entered the race, how much money in entry fees will Iditarod officials collect?

Question 01

256,451

35,000

249,876

If 20 mushers withdraw from the race the day before the race, how much money will they lose altogether? (Note: Mushers paid a $1,750 non-refundable entry fee.

QUESTION 02

4,475

4,495

428,400

Mushing and maintaining a kennel can cost a lot of money. DeeDee Johnrowe's kennel expenses for the year came to a total of $53,700. How much did she spend each month to run her kennel?

QUESTION 03

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The second number is:

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23,460

125, 406

22,460

Veterinary bills for each dog run over an average of $230 per year. If there are 102 dogs in the keenl, how much will the total vet bill be for the year?

QUESTION 01

175

125

567

A musher bought a new custom-build sled for $2,100. He will pay for the sled by making 12 monthly payments of equal amounts. How much will he pay each month for his new sled?

QUESTION 02

776

149

729

The Junior Iditarod is a sled dog race for mushers under the age of 18. Many of those mushers will go to become Iditarod mushers. Each year, an Iditarod race for mushers under age 18 is held. The Junior Iditarod race covers 350 miles of trail. The Iditarod Sled Dog Race covers 1,049. Ho wmany miles longer is the Iditarod than the Junior Iditarod?

QUESTION 03

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Iditarod mushers must ratio food during the race and mix food in particular incriments. In order to do that, mushers must understand fractions.

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14

18

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Along the Iditarod trail, there are 27 checkpoints. If a musher has gone through 2/3 of the checkpoints, ho wmany of the checkpoints has she passed through?

QUESTION 01

4

5

6

One Iditarod team has 18 dogs on it. If only 1/3 of the dogs on the team eat a snack, how many of the dogs eat the snack?

QUESTION 02

8

4

12

By the end of the race, each musher has dropped about 1/4 of the team's dogs. Mushers drop dogs that become tired or injured. They leave them at checkpoints where veternarians will care for the dogs. If a musher has 16 dogs at the start of the race and drops 1/4 of them, how many dogs finish the race?

QUESTION 03

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9

The fourth number is:

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In 1925, many children in Nome, Alaska were diying of a deadly disease called diphtheria. But 20 brave mushers carried units of serum from Nenana to Nome to help fight the disease.

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48

51

45

The first Iditarod Sled Dog race was run in 1973 to honor the mushers who ran the famous 1925 Serum Run. How many years passed between the Serum Run and the first Iditarod?

QUESTION 01

200

400

1600

You have a dog kennel with 10 dogs. You want to make sure your dogs' feet stay safe, so you want to buy them booties. Fleece booties cost $2.50 per pair and each dog will go through 16 pair in a winter. How much will it cost to provide for the 10 dogs all winter?

QUESTION 02

75

80

400

Straw costs $40 for an 80-pound bale. You will need 10 bales of straw for the winter. How much will you pay for straw?

QUESTION 03

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The last number is:

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