Tuesday, December 19, 2006

Faith's Percent Growing Post

Question #1

What is a good definition fo percent? You should use word symbols, pictures, numerical examples in your definition. (suggestion gliffy is an excellent for adding detail to your definition)

Question #2

How are three fifths (3/5),3:2, 60%, 0.6 all the same? Use pictures and words to show your answer.

Question #3

Show three different ways to find 35% of 80. (bubbleshare is an excellent way of finding these answers)

Question #4

Find a link to blogs that deal with percentages. Leave a comment behind and add the link with a review. (what the post was talking about....yes you have to read the post and why others should read the post) Hint in the side bar there are links to other schools. Three of them have done work on percentages.

I don't Know how to do this I'll do it at school...

Question #5

The principal announced that 50% of the children in Ms Stanzi's class met their reading goal for the month and that 55% of the children in Ms Lowrey's class met their reading goal for this month. Ms Stanzi said that a greater number of her students met their reading goal. Could Ms Stanzi be correct? Why or why not?

I'll not sure how to do this I'll do it at school...

Question #6

Use a hundred grid (unit square) to illustrate the following questions Once you have explained and illustrated what the question means solve it.