## Fractions, Percents, Decimals III

**"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, Decimals III collection contains 10 real-world math activities that demonstrate everyday applications of mathematics. From *Election Results: Converting Percents to Fractions* to *The Price of Gasoline: Working with Gas Prices*, 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, Decimals III Activity Titles**

- Election Results: Converting Percents to Fractions
- Percent and Per Mil: Working with Percent and Per Mil
- What is a Fraction? Working with the Meaning of Fraction
- 3000%? Working with Percent
- Proposed Tax Increase #1: Working with Sales Tax
- Proposed Tax Increase #2: Working with Sales Tax
- How Much Information? Working with Decimals and Percent
- The Price of Gasoline: Working with Gas Prices
- Shopping for Bargains: Working with Money
- Comparing Prices: Working with Unit Cost

**Standards targeted:** Activities are mapped to common core standards. Click for detail.

**Grade Levels:** 4, 5, 6, 7

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