9 EXERCISES

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Miguel Cabrera and batting 359

Know the Math of batting averages in baseball. Aligns with Common Core Math 7.RP.3 (use percentages) and 7.EE.3 (solving algebraic equations in real life settings).

Tom StinsonMonopoly - It's all about Probability

Knowing your probability keeps you sharp at Monopoly. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.SP.7 (probability model) and 7.SP.8 (probabilities of compound events).

Sandra WatsonJay-Z and his Yogurt Store

Yogurt is the new thing and Jay-Z wants you to be his yogurt store manager. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.RP.2 (proportional relationships).

Sandra WatsonClash of Clans - Mortar and its blind spots

Want to be a designer or programmer for Clash of Clans? Know your Math. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.G.4 (area and circumference of a circle).

Sam RealiThe Hobbit and Probability

Before going on the journey to recover Erebor's gold, Bilbo and others convene to assess how likely Smaug the dragon is still alive. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.SP.5 (probability and likelihood).

Sam RealiIron Man and his Flying Speed

How fast is the Iron Man, really? Aligned with Common Core Math 7.RP.1 (unit rates and ratios of fractions) and 7.NS.2 (multiplication and division of rational numbers).

Sam RealiNBA and Linear Equations

Get smart about NBA stats. Aligned with Common Core Math 7.EE.4 (linear equations).

Tom Stinson