What's the Beat?


  • Jul 31 2010 5:39 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students use the average adult's number of heartbeats per minute to predict how many times the heart would beat during various lengths of time. They also draw conclusions on the basis of information about the human heart rate and that of other animals.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 3 to 8

    Topics: Life Sciences, Science, Mathematics