## What are the 4 steps in solving word problems?

Polya created his famous four-step process for problem solving, which is used all over to aid people in problem solving:

- Step 1: Understand the problem.
- Step 2: Devise a plan (translate).
- Step 3: Carry out the plan (solve).
- Step 4: Look back (check and interpret).

## How to solve math word problems in an easy way?

Write an equation. Use the information you learn from the problem,including keywords,to write an algebraic description of the story.

**How do you answer a word problem?**

Read the word problem. Make sure you understand all the words and ideas.

**What are some easy math problems?**

If a number is an even number and ends in 0,2,4,6 or 8,it is divided by 2.

### How do you solve algebra word problems?

Solving algebraic word problems requires us to combine our ability to create equations and solve them. To solve an algebraic word problem: Define a variable. Write an equation using the variable. Solve the equation. If the variable is not the answer to the word problem, use the variable to calculate the answer.