Quantity Analysis Teacher Resources

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Scientific Measurement and Conversion

For Students 8th - 12th
In this measurement instructional activity, students review the rules of dimensional analysis and then determine if the 3 equations given follow the dimensional analysis rules.
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Design a Track

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Learners investigate track and field dimensions, measure an actual track, and construct a scale model. The use of a meter stick, dimensional analysis, and the application of the distributive property to variables forms the main focus of...
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WS 1.4 Metric Units II

For Students 10th - 12th
In this metric units worksheet, students convert measurements from one metric unit to another using dimensional analysis. They must show their work to receive credit.
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Unit Multipliers

For Students 3rd - 7th Standards
How many yards are in 360 inches? Pupils answer this question with the help of a video lesson. The instructor uses dimensional analysis to complete the conversion. 
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Fermi Weight

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Wait, there is an estimate for how much that weighs. The resource contains three questions about weight. Using dimensional analysis and benchmarks, pupils determine a reasonable weight for trash, food, and a grain of salt.
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Fermi Volume

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
It is about this big. An assessment provides three questions on the estimations of volume. Pupils determine the quantities needed and use dimensional analysis to arrive at estimations involving dollar bills, paint, and gasoline.
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Fermi Time

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
It's all just a matter of time. The resource provides four Fermi questions in reference to time. The questions are open-ended and require classmates to make use of estimation and dimensional analysis.
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Dimensional Analysis

For Students 10th - 12th
In this dimensional analysis worksheet, students convert made up unit to other units using dimensional analysis. They are given conversion factors for the units.
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WS 2.7 Dimensional Analysis

For Students 10th - 12th
For this problem solving worksheet, students use dimensional analysis and show their work to find unknowns in problems. They calculate molecules, days to earn money, growth per day and quantities of items purchased at certain prices.
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Hybrid Vehicles: Cut Pollution and Save Money

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Math and science meet in this lesson on hybrid electric automobiles. This 24-page resource provides everything you need for teaching a lesson that compares the use of internal combustion engines to hybrid electric engines. Participants...
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Study Jams! Customary Units of Length

For Teachers 4th - 7th Standards
See if your mathematicians can go from miles to yards to feet and back again with unit conversions. This video introduces the topic of the customary units of length and common equivalents. The main rule is to multiply when making...
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Floor Plan

For Teachers 7th - 9th Standards
A multi-step problem has learners finding the actual area based on a scale drawing and then converting units at the end. Two different solution choices are listed depending on the preference on which step to start first. Both methods can...
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Dimensional Analysis Worksheet

For Students 10th - 12th
For this dimensional analysis worksheet, students convert given measurements in the metric system to the English system of measurement using dimensional analysis and equivalence factors. They also covert from the English system to the...
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How Steep Can a Ramp Be? and Other Math Lessons

For Students 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers compute the desired length of a ramp that needs to go up three steps. The packet includes five challenge questions with answers and teaching pages to go along with each challenge question
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What Can We Measure about Chemicals?

For Students 9th - 12th
In this measurement and converting worksheet, students solve ten problems using dimensional analysis to convert from one unit of measurement to another.
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Unit Conversions

For Students 7th - 9th
In this unit conversion worksheet, students solve six problems where they convert from one metric unit to another using the process of dimensional analysis.
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Real-Life Math — Production Scheduler

For Students 6th Standards
Use unit rates to find the number of parts needed to produce a given number of units. A production scheduler shares the different ways schedulers use math to ensure the required amount of parts are available to manufacture air...
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Conversions and Equations Quiz

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this conversions and equations instructional activity, learners balance equations, write equations and convert from grams to moles and molecules to moles.
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How Do You Use Dimensional Analysis to Convert Units on Both Parts of a Rate?

For Teachers 6th - 11th
The video just before this lesson showed how to do unit analysis and rate conversions. This lesson also shows conversion of unit rates, feet, miles, seconds, hours. So pay attention and learn how to figure out how many feet per second...
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Dimensional Analysis

For Teachers 7th - 12th
In this conversions worksheet, students solve 10 word problems using dimensional analysis. A table with conversions factors are given.
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WS 1.9 Review-Calculations

For Students 10th - 12th
In this calculations review worksheet, students convert from one metric unit to another, they identify significant figures in numbers, they find density of substances, and they solve problems using dimensional analysis.
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Dimensional Analysis Worksheet

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this dimensional analysis activity, students solve six word problems using dimensional analysis to solve for an unknown. These include finding density, and converting from one unit to another. They also categorize samples as...
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Introduction to Chemistry

For Students 8th - 12th
Hand your incoming scientists a collection of helpful worksheets to introduce them to your chemistry class. The packet addresses exponents, scientific notation, metric conversion, and dimensional analysis.
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Currency Exchange

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
Take your class on a North American adventure with a currency conversion problem. Pupils are asked to change US dollars into Canadian dollars and then to Mexican pesos. The commentary includes two solutions, converting by unit rates and...