In Accelerated Algebra 2, I am making new graded assignment sheets. In my old batch, I had one question with symbols that I really liked. The students would struggle with it but they were very excited when they finally got it. These "symbol" questions come up a lot in our math team competition so I think I found some of these there.
The kids are seeing more of them and are able to do them. I am hoping they get one on our state test, the SAT, or the ACT because they will rock it.
Here are some of my favorites: