Hidden Treasures

Question

7 by 7 Coordinate grid with dots placed at the coordinates indicated below.

Abby, Carter, Jason, and Whitney are playing a hidden treasure game. They each put a marker on this grid. Use the clues to find their hidden treasures.

  • Abby's marker is at (1,3). To find Abby's treasure, start at her marker. Then go right 2 spaces and up 3 spaces.
  • The digits in the ordered pair for Carter's marker are the same as the digits in the ordered pair for Abby's marker, but in a different order. His treasure is hidden just 1 space up from his marker.
  • To find Jason's marker, start at Abby's marker. Then go up 2 spaces and right 3 spaces. Make sure that the sum of the numbers in Jason's ordered pair is 9. To find his treasure, start at his marker. Then go right 1 space and down 2 spaces.
  • Whitney's treasure is hidden down 1 space from her marker.

Where was each person's treasure hidden? Write the ordered pair for each point.

Abby's treasure fill in the coordinates
Jason's treasure fill in the coordinates
Carter's treasure fill in the coordinates
Whitney's treasure fill in the coordinates



Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 3