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NBA, Ratios and Percentages (1)

Practice your ratios and percentages using real data from NBA Finals 2013. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.RP.1 (ratios) and 6.RP.3 (ratios and percentages in real world settings).

Tom StinsonNBA, Geometry and GCF / GCD

Mark Cuban wants to give his basketball court a makeover. Help him figure out what he needs. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.NS.4 (Greatest Common Factor / Greatest Common Divisor).

Tom StinsonNBA and Geometry (2)

When LeBron and Kobe play 1-on-1 at a much smaller basketball court, the pressure is intense. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.RP.3 (ratio in a real world setting).

Tom StinsonNBA and Geometry (1)

We know roughly how big an NBA basketball court is relative to the players - but do you know its exact dimensions? Aligned with Common Core Math 6.G.3 (polygons in a coordinate plane).

Tom StinsonNBA, Equations and Inequalities (3)

Heat or the Spurs? Use 2 equations to solve an unknown using real data from the NBA Finals 2013. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.EE.6 (using variables) and 6.EE.7 (solve one-variable equations).

Tom StinsonNBA, Equations and Inequalities (2)

Heat or Spurs? Practice algebraic inequalities using real data from the NBA Finals 2013. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.EE.8 (inequalities).

Tom StinsonNBA, Equations and Inequalities (1)

Did you root for the Heat or the Spurs in NBA Finals 2013? Practice algebraic expressions using real data from that series. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.EE.6 and 6.EE.7 (one-variable equation).

Tom StinsonNBA, Ratios and Percentages (3)

Practice your ratios and percentages using real data from the NBA Finals 2013. Aligned with Common Core Math 6.RP.1 (ratios) and 6.RP.3 (ratios and percentages in real world settings).

Tom Stinson