I like this classic problem a lot. My algebra kids were white-boarding this PS; a few groups found certain limited patterns within it, but they’ll need to track their work more systematically to see the full pattern. Emperor’s Banquet You have been invited to the emperor’s banquet. The emperor is a rather strange host. Instead of sitting […]

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