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Comparison Shopping: Getting the Most for Your Money
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Who isn't interested in shopping for food? Set up two markets in your math class: HalfFoods and DJ's, then send the kids off to compare prices. Occasionally throw a discount into the mix! Through this experience, seventh graders practice...
How Do You Figure Out Whether a Percent of Change is an Increase or a Decrease?
7 seconds 6th - 8th
Another word problem to figure out. Well, first off you are trying to figure out the percent of something and this means your formula will be a proportional equivalent. Once you have the known terms in the correct places you can figure...
How Do You Set Up a Percent Proportion From a Word Problem?
2 mins 6th - 9th
So x amount of people were surveyed and 68 of them said algebra was their favorite subject. Set up a percent proportion to identify the number of people surveyed. That's often the hardest part, setting up the equation. So observe the...
How Do You Mentally Find Percents That are Powers of 10?
3 mins 6th - 8th
Powers of 10 are about moving the decimal around. The instructor illustrates how to move the decimal when it's ten percent or it's one percent. Once you understand this procedure you can do the mental math, in your head of course!
How Do You Figure Out the Price of a Marked Up Item?
4 mins 6th - 9th
Inflation and higher fuel costs means airplane tickets will cost more to the consumer. So here is a word problem that presents a real-world situation. Figure out the total price for an airplane ticket that has increased by 30% from the...