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Linear Functions 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 Linear Functions II collection contains 10 real-world math activities that demonstrate everyday applications of mathematics. From Counting Carbohydrates: Working with Linear Systems to Travel Options - Utah: Working with Linear Systems, 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.

Linear Functions II Activity Titles

  1. Counting Carbohydrates: Working with Linear Systems
  2. Investing in Entertainment: Using Linear Programming
  3. Investing in Fast Food: Using Linear Programming
  4. Owning Part of a Clothing Company: Using Linear Programming
  5. Selling Nuts: Using Linear Functions Inequalities
  6. Travel Options - California: Working with Linear Systems
  7. Travel Options - Florida: Working with Linear Systems
  8. Travel Options - Utah: Working with Linear Systems
  9. Using Resources Wisely: Investigating Linear Programming
  10. Using Resources Wisely #2: Investigating Linear Programming

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

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

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