accounting
posted by catrina .
Write a word problem involving a discounted price. Describe the situation and pose the question, but DO NOT SOLVE the problem.

Hmmmmmm. The prompt does not say that word problem needed to be solvable? :)
Try some of the following to see if you can get ideas:
http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=for+accounting%2C+design+a+word+problem+involving+a+discounted+price
Do you know what your teacher might do? Give each student a different word problem and see what happens! So many detest word problems because they involve deeper thought!
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