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Best Buy Tickets
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Susie is organizing the printing of tickets for a show. She has collected prices from several printers. Your task is to use a table and algebra to advise Susie on how to choose the best printer.

Subject:
Math 1
Math 2
Math 3
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Bestsize Cans
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Students must design a cylindrical drink can that uses the least aluminum for a given volume of drink. (This task is very similar to Funsize Cans, but with less step-by-step guidance.)

Subject:
Math 3
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Formative Assessment
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Classifying Proportion and Non-Proportion Situations
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In this lesson, students demonstrate their knowledge of identifying when two quantities vary in direct proportion to each other, distinguishing between direct proportion and other functional relationships, and solving proportionality problems using efficient methods.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
03/20/2017
Classifying Rational and Irrational Numbers
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This lesson unit allows students to demonstrate their understanding of classifying numbers as rational or irrational and moving between different representations of rational and irrational numbers.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
03/22/2017
Estimations and Approximations:The Money Munchers
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This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students are able to model a situation, make sensible, realistic assumptions and estimates, and use assumptions and estimates to create a chain of reasoning in order to solve a problem. Students are asked to determine the hegith of a mattress after a sum of money has been removed and whether or not all of the money will fit in a particular suitcase.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Evaluating Conditions for Congruency
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This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students are able to:
Work with concepts of congruency and similarity, including identifying corresponding sides and corresponding angles within and between triangles.
Identify and understand the significance of a counter-example.
Prove and evaluate proofs in a geometric context.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
11/15/2017
Evaluating Statements about Rational and Irrational Numbers
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This lesson unit allows students to demonstrate their understanding of finding irrational and rational numbers to exemplify general statements and reasoning with properties of rational and irrational numbers.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
03/22/2017
Leaky Faucet
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Students must determine how much water might a dripping faucet waste in a year. This task asks students to select and apply mathematical content from across the grades, including the content standards.

Subject:
Mathematics
Algebra
Math 2
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Formative Assessment
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Maximizing Profit: Selling Soup
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This lesson assess how well students are able to solve real-life mathematical problems. Students use proportional relationships to solve multistep ratio and percent problems, draw inferences about a population from random sample of data, and make and state assumptions based on real-life situations.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
03/20/2017
Maximizing Profits: Selling Boomerangs
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This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students are able to:
• Interpret a situation and represent the constraints and variables mathematically.
• Select appropriate mathematical methods to use.
• Explore the effects of systematically varying the constraints.
• Interpret and evaluate generated data and identify the optimum case, checking it for confirmation.
• Communicate their reasoning clearly.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
11/15/2017
Printing Tickets
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Overview:

Susie is organizing the printing of tickets for a show. She has collected prices from several printers. Your task is to use graphs and algebra to advise Susie on how to choose the best printer.

Subject:
Math 1
Math 2
Math 3
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Rational and Irrational Numbers 2 Mathematics
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This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students reason about the properties of rational and irrational numbers. In particular, this unit aims to help you identify and assist students who have difficulties in: ? Finding irrational and rational numbers to exemplify general statements. ? Reasoning with properties of rational and irrational numbers.

Subject:
Math 2
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Formative Assessment
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Centre for Mathematical Education
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Representing Variability with Mean, Median, Mode, and Range
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In this lesson, students calculate the mean, median, mode, and range from a frequency chart and use frequency chart to describe a possible data set, given information on the mean, median, mode, and range.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
03/20/2017
Rolling Cups
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Students will work on an activity and asked to decide which of several objects do they think will roll the largest circle and why? In the main lesson they will work to produce a mathematical solution to Modeling Rolling Cups.

Subject:
Math 3
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Formative Assessment
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Sharing Costs:Travelling to School
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This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students are able to solve a real-world modeling problem. There are several correct approaches to the problem, including some that involve proportional relationships.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
02/26/2019
Solving Linear Equations
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This lesson is intended to help you assess how well students are able to: ? Form and solve linear equations involving factorizing and using the distributive law. In particular, this unit aims to help you identify and assist students who have difficulties in: ? Using variables to represent quantities in a real-world or mathematical problem. ? Solving word problems leading to equations of the form px + q = r and p(x + q) = r.

Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
06/24/2019
Sorting Equations of Circles 1
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This lesson unit is intended to help you assess how well students are able to: Use the Pythagorean theorem to derive the equation of a circle.
Translate between the geometric features of circles and their equations.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
11/15/2017
Using Proportional Reasoning
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In this lesson, students demonstrate their understanding of describing a ratio relationship between two quantities, compare ratios expressed in different ways, and use proportional reasoning to solve a real-world problem.

Subject:
Mathematics
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Date Added:
03/20/2017
Yogurt
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Students must calculate how much yogurt is produced by a machine at a food company. This task asks students to select and apply mathematical content from across the grades, including the content standards.

Subject:
Mathematics
Algebra
Math 1
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Assessment
Formative Assessment
Provider:
MARS, Mathematics Assessment Resource Service
Author:
Shell Center Team
Date Added:
06/24/2019