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CHOCOLATE FIX GAME PIECESThe Chocolate Fix StoryIts your first day at the Chocolate Shop, and the boss left you in charge of filling each customers unique order. For each order, you must use the clue-like notes your boss left to fit all nine chocolate pieces in their correct positions. The order is correct when all clues fit!

COLOR PLACEHOLDER PIECES

SHAPE PLACEHOLDER PIECES

CHOCOLATE FIX GAME BOARDTo print more Chocolate Fix game pieces & boards, visit www.ThinkFun.com/MATHCOUNTSCF01

WELCOME TO CHOCOLATE FIXTHE CHOCOLATE FIX PIECESThe chocolates come in three shapes and colors. This combination produces nine unique pieces that form a complete mathematical set.

To solve each Chocolate Fix challenge, you must use the clues to place all nine chocolate pieces in their correct positions

3 SHAPES1

3 COLORS

9 PIECES

THE CLUESClues can indicate: The position of a chocolate piece The position of a specific chocolate shape The position of a specific chocolate color

THE SOLUTIONSWe use letters instead of pictures so its harder to accidentally glance at a solution.

BS WS BC BT WC PC WT PT PS

LETTER KEY W = White B = Brown P = Pink T = Triangle C = Circle S = Square OVER

To print all Chocolate Fix materials, visit www.ThinkFun.com/MATHCOUNTSCF02

CHOCOLATE FIX BRAIN LABSNow that you know how to play, youre ready to stretch and strengthen thinking skills even further with Brain Lab! There are 2 different Chocolate Fix Brain Labs, Solve It and Quality Control, each designed to get players thinking about the challenges in new ways.

SOLVE IT!Solve It focuses on finding correct solutions1 2

QUALITY CONTROLQuality Control takes the challenges a step further. Players must analyze clues to determine whether or not there is exactly one unique arrangement.

Passing ChallengeChallenges that result in a unique arrangement get a P for passing inspection.

Failing ChallengeChallenges that can result in more than one arrangement get an F for failing inspection.1st SOLUTION

CHALLENGE

SOLUTION

CHALLENGE

2nd SOLUTION

P

FF

P

FF

All Chocolate Fix Brain Lab materials, including challenges and score sheets can be downloaded from

www.ThinkFun.com/MATHCOUNTS

K E Y

W = White B = Brown P = Pink

T = Triangle C = Circle S = Square

1 PC BC PS PT BT WC WT WS BS

2 WT WS PT PC BS BT BC PS WC

Chocolate Fix Solve It! Practice ChallengesUse the clues provided to correctly solve each challenge

1

2

3

4

All Chocolate Fix Brain Lab materials, including challenges and score sheets can be downloaded from

www.ThinkFun.com/MATHCOUNTS

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K E Y

W = White B = Brown P = Pink

T = Triangle C = Circle S = Square

1 WC WT PS WS PC BT PT BC BS

2 WS BC PT BT BS PC PS WC WT

3 WC PS BC BS PT BT PC WS WT

4 WC BC BT WS WT BS PS PT PC

Chocolate Fix Quality Control Practice ChallengesAnalyze clues to determine whether or not there is exactly one unique arrangement.

P - Passing Challenges result in one unique arrangement.

F - Failing Challenges can result in more than one arrangement.

1

2

P P

FF FF P FF

3

4

P

FF

P

FF

All Chocolate Fix Brain Lab materials, including challenges and score sheets can be downloaded from

www.ThinkFun.com/MATHCOUNTS

SOLUTIONS:

Challenge 1 = P

Challenge 2 = F

Challenge 3 = P

Challenge 4 = F