# Check Your Math!

**Here are the answers to the word problems at the back of the books. **

**Here are the answers to the word problems at the back of the books.**

*Warning:* getting the following answers right means you are Math Inspector material!

#### This could cause a sudden desire to know “why” things happen, an uncontrollable urge to solve mysteries, and (most commonly) an inability to stop thinking about chocolate milk shakes.

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**Proceed at your own risk!**

The Math Inspectors

## Book 1: *The Case of the Claymore Diamond*

**Problem 1:**

Polly can buy 9 witch’s brooms with $130.00.

**Problem 3:**

Felix could eat 70.5 truffles in 15 minutes. Felix would spend $123.38 on truffles.

Bonus: Felix would get sick *inside* the store!

PS Yes, you can eat only .5 of a truffle.

**Problem 2:**

Stella spent $204 attending Rhyming Camp.

**Problem 4:**

Welix Wervish would receive 159 votes in the Biggest Doofus in Ravensburg Contest.

Molly Martridge would receive 141 votes.

Welix wins!

*Ready For The Next Mystery?*

*The Case of the Mysterious Mr. Jekyll: *When Ravensburg gets hit by a series of hilarious vandalism, the Math Inspectors are called in. Is it to solve the case or take the fall?

The Math Inspectors

## Book 2: *The Case of the Mysterious Mr. Jekyll*

**Problem 1:**

Mr. Under sells 66.67 hotdogs per hour on a Friday night in October.

**Problem 3:**

Felix will need 44 1-pint jars to sell his 5.5 gallons of Chocolate Eyeball Soup to Mabel.

**Problem 2:**

Felix will need 1.25 gallons of melted chocolate for his Chocolate Eyeball Soup.

**Problem 4:**

It will take 353.62 minutes before Felix’s shoulder stops functioning.

*Ready For The Next Mystery?*

*The Case of the Christmas Caper:* What’s the worst possible Christmas crime? It’s the one that the Math Inspectors face in this story. Can they save Christmas?

The Math Inspectors

## Book 3: *The Case of the Christmas Caper*

**Problem 1:**

Mr.

**Problem 3:**

Felix will

**Problem 2:**

Felix

**Problem 4:**

It

*Ready For The Next Mystery?*

*The Case of the Hamilton Roller Coaster:* The Math Inspectors are being targeted by a criminal, and more than their reputations are on the line in this wild ride of a mystery!

The Math Inspectors

## Book 4: *The Case of the Hamilton Roller Coaster*

**Problem 1:**

Mr.

**Problem 3:**

Felix

**Problem 2:**

Felix

**Problem 4:**

It

*Ready For The Next Mystery?*

*The Case of the Forgotten Mine:* A field trip to the abandoned mining town of Forgotten, West Virginia… what could go wrong? How about everything!

The Math Inspectors

## Book 5: *The Case of the Forgotten Mine*

**Problem 1:**

M

**Problem 3:**

F

**Problem 2:**

Felix

**Problem 4:**

It w

*Ready For The Next Mystery?*

Now you can create your own math mysteries in the Make Your Own Comic Book, a book of blank comic strips just waiting for your creativity!

Numbers Never Lie

## Are You Ready To Be A Math Inspector?

#### Keep Track of Clues!

If you want to be a Math Inspector, you're going to need a good notebook. Look for questions, jot down clues, and solve the mystery. Get **THE TOP SECRET JOURNAL!**

#### Learn Your Math!

Want to know how to get better at problem solving? Pay attention in math class. Use the Math Inspectors' **MATH CLASS NOTEBOOK** to keep your thoughts organized!

#### Do Your Own Mystery Work!

Ever want to be a writer? Here's your chance. Get creative and **MAKE YOUR OWN COMIC BOOK** mysteries today!

#### Check Your Math!

If you're a Math Inspectors fan, you know all about the math problems at the end of the books. Work out the problems and **CHECK YOUR ANSWERS HERE.**