## Graphing & Other Algebra Skills 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 Graphing & Other Algebra Skills II collection contains 10 real-world math activities that demonstrate everyday applications of mathematics. From *Counting Sheets of Paper: Working with Series
* to *Minimum Wage: Working with Graphs in the First Quadrant*, 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.

**Graphing & Other Algebra Skills II Activity Titles**

- Counting Sheets of Paper: Working with Series
- Paper Sizes: Working with Sequences
- Home Values: Working with Writing and Solving Equations
- Making Sense of Headlines: Working with Basic Inequalities
- Falling Objects _ Look Out Below! Working with Formulas
- Reading Nutrition Labels: Working with Multiples and Percents
- The NFL Pro Bowl: Working with Graphs in the First Quadrant
- Minimum Wage: Working with Graphs in the First Quadrant
- Tracking Daily Low Temperatures: Working with Graphing in all Quadrants
- Point Differentials in Basketball: Working with Graphs beyond the First Quadrant

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

**Grade Levels:** 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

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