What's Your Index?


  • Jul 31 2010 5:44 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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This resource, from the Figure This! Web site, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, is an activity in which students and their families can calculate body-mass index (BMI). Students use the BMI formula given, to determine if the result signifies a health risk. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Algebra & Functions, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Measurement & Geometry, Mathematics


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