How Much Does It Cost?


  • Jul 29 2010 6:07 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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In this activity from Figure This!, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, students explore the mathematics behind calculating the actual savings on "percent-off" sales. They look at a variety of real-life situations involving percentages and discounts. Students can access hints to help figure out this challenge, and try some additional related activities. Links to a printable version of this challenge and additional related facts and web resources are included on the page. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Mathematics, Addition & Subtraction, Number Sense, Calculus


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    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning