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Paying for Your Wheels

Paying for Your Wheels

This math lesson from Illuminations introduces students to the various costs associated with owning a car. The material uses proportion to calculate distance and miles per gallon, as well as analyzing data using a graphing utility, determining a curve of best fit and extrapolating data. Questions for students are also included. The material is appropriate for grades 9-13 and should require 1 class period to complete.... Show More


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