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Chapter 11 Patterns Leading to Division
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Model for Division
||Division of Fractions
||Division with Negative Numbers
Comparison Model for Division
It's Pizza Time - comparing areas of circles
Shoe Size vs. Height
This activity is related to the Giant of Man photo on page 624, problem 23.
in Similar figures
activity This is a followup to activity 9.2.
|Project 2: Best Buys - Go
to the online grocery store (below) and find examples of at least 5
foods that are packaged in different sizes. Calculate the unit cost for
each size to determine best buys. Write up what you find and answer
whether it is true that bigger packages are more economical.
Visit http://www.peapod.com to do your comparison shopping.
Here's a related activity. (Use Peapod as your online grocer.) Internet Shopping Activity
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