More Money More Problems

That is a ton of quarters!!! Literally. How long does it take to steal over 10,000 pounds of quarters? Students use measurement and proportions to determine how one person managed to do it.

 

Mathematical Domains: Measurement and Data, Numbers and Operations, Ratios and Proportional Relationships, Statistics and Probability

Standards: Grade Levels 6, 7, 8: 6.RP.1, 6.RP.2, 6.RP.3, 6.NS.2, 7.RP.2, 7.EE.3, 8.EE.5

Topics: Measurement, Graphing

Grade Level(s): Sixth, Seventh, Eighth

Duration: Approximately 1  to 2 hours

Resource: Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, PDF, Activities