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Fractions, Percents, and Decimals II


"When am I ever going to use this?"

It is a question that has plagued math teachers for decades. Now you can answer the question!

The Make It Real Learning Fractions, Percents, and Decimals II collection contains 10 real-world math activities that demonstrate everyday applications of mathematics. From Body Temperature: Adding and Subtracting Decimals to Real Estate Investing - Palm Beach: Using Ratios to Analyze Deals, the activities provide learners with valuable life skills in addition to mathematical understanding. Rest assured that each activity integrates real world information not just "realistic" data.


Fractions, Percents, and Decimals II Activity Titles

  1. Body Temperature: Adding and Subtracting Decimals
  2. College Basketball - Air Force: Working with Histograms
  3. College Basketball - BYU: Working with Histograms
  4. College Housing Costs: Using Ratios
  5. Exercise Activities: Working with Histograms
  6. Real Estate Investing - Kansas City: Using Ratios to Analyze Deals
  7. Real Estate Investing - Las Vegas: Using Ratios to Analyze Deals
  8. Real Estate Investing - Palm Beach: Using Ratios to Analyze Deals
  9. Sales Tax Changes: Working with Percents
  10. Sizing Images: Using Ratios

Standards targeted: Number and Operations, Algebra, Measurement, Data Analysis and Probability

Grade Levels: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

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