Saturday, December 09, 2006

Jon's Percentage Growing Post

question 1)What is a good definition of percent? You should use words symbols, pictures and numerical examples in your definition. (suggestion gliffy is an excellent tool for adding detail to your definition.)

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


Question 3) Show 3 different ways to find 35% of 80. (bubbleshare is an excellent tool to animate the many different ways of finding these answer).

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!

http://linden8z.blogspot.com/

This site shows quite a bunch of information on percentages. It shows things like
How to reduce percentages to the lowest terms.
Shows pictures to help understand
Word Problems
Also at the end it deals with Ratios !

YES, i have read the site and i do recommend this to other people because it can teach you things Mr.Harbek hasn't taught us yet.

1 comment:

jaaydee_ said...

HAHA! I actully did homework! o0o0o0 i feel so smart now!