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number of points for each zapped Zombie As you move through the levels the Zombies get harder to zap Leo made the table below to show a relationship between the number of Zombies zapped and points earned Level 2 4 6 8 10 12 Maximum number of Zombies zapped 140 210 350 Points earned 7 700 23 100 30 800 1 Complete the table above Look for
Student Class Date , Zombies Game, Leo likes playing a video game where he has to zap Zombies and turns them into statues before. they invade a town In the game Zombies hide everywhere Leo s goal is to clear all the. Zombies to make the town safe again To advance to the next level you have to zap all the. Zombies in that level Each level has the same number of Zombies and you get the same. number of points for each zapped Zombie As you move through the levels th e Zombies get. harder to zap , Leo made the table below to show a relationship between the number of Zombies zapped and. points earned ,Level 2 4 6 8 10 12,Maximum number of 140 210 350. Zombies zapped,Points earned 7 700 23 100 30 800, 1 Complete the table above Look for relationships and patterns in the table . Describe at least three patterns , 2 Describe the ratios between the levels and the maximum number of Zombies zapped How. are these ratios related , Proportional Reasoning It s All Connected. 2011 Math Solutions mathsolutions com Reproducible for one teacher s classroom use only . 3 What are the ratios of the number of Zombies zapped to the number of points earned How. are these ratios related , 4 Name at least two different rates you can find in this game . 5 List the unit rates in this problem How do you know the rates are unit rates . 6 Write an equation for each relationship described below . a the level in the game and the number of Zombies zapped. b the number of Zombies zapped and the points earned. Proportional Reasoning It s All Connected, 2011 Math Solutions mathsolutions com Reproducible for one teacher s classroom use only . c the level in the game and the points earned, 7 How did you use a unit rate to write each equation . Proportional Reasoning It s All Connected, 2011 Math Solutions mathsolutions com Reproducible for one teacher s classroom use only . Reading Challenge, Andrew and Kelly were reading the same book in class Andrew asked Kelly what page she was. on Kelly said that Andrew would have to figure it out using these clues . When she put down the book for lunch she noticed that the product of the two facing page. numbers was 32 580 , Kelly said that the last page she read was an odd number page . What was the last page Kelly read before lunch , CHALLENGE Where must you open the book to make the product of the two facing pages. 3660 Have you found a shortcut Try to write about how you are doing these problems how. you begin what you do next etc , Bulldog Travel Agency. SITUATION The Bulldog Travel Agency has been asked to evaluate three different rental. car companies in order to recommend the best deals to its customers Please examine the. different rate schedules and make recommendations about which rental company to use. for customers traveling to the Orlando Florida area . ABC Rental Company charges 95 per week plus 0 18 per mile . Sunshine Car Rental charges 62 50 per week plus 0 27 a mile . Orange Rental charges a flat fee of 255 per week with no mileage charge . NOTE All charges are for the same basic compact car . Please recommend the best deal for each of the following clients Be sure to explain why it. is best for their particular situation , 1 The Small family wants a car to tour the Orlando area Since they are staying in the. Disney Village they will most likely put about 200 miles on the rental car in one week . 2 The Express family plans to see a lot of Florida Their itinerary will mean putting about. 1 500 miles on the rental car in a week s time , 3 The Golf family wants to visit family and golf courses while in the Orlando area . They estimate their week s travel to be between 500 and 700 miles . 4 The owner of Bulldog Travel Agency recognizes your mathematical expertise She. therefore asks you to write up a company policy regarding use of these three rental. companies Since she knows that some of the other agents do not have your mathematical. prowess she asks you to make it very easy to follow She would like you to write a memo. about this How do you present the plan ,To All travel agents. Re car rental companies in the Orlando area, Baby Olivia weighed 6 pounds at birth and gained of a pound per week . a Make an in out table showing Olivia s weight for each of her first 10 weeks . b Find a formula that gives Olivia s weight y in pounds as a function of her age x in. c How many weeks until Olivia weighs 20 pounds , Data for three babies is shown in the table below Assume the rate of weight gain per week. stays constant Copy the table and fill in the missing blanks for each baby . Age in weeks x 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Extra information. Kalusha 7 Formula , y x 7,Annie 10 Gains lb per,Imani 8 11 NO other. information, a Which baby weighs the most at 10 weeks . b Which baby has the fastest rate of growth , c How long will it take until all three babies weigh more than 20 pounds . 1975 1985, During what is dubbed The Storm of the Century the wind The Coca Cola Company announces it is replacing. chill is between 50 and 80 Fahrenheit in Duluth its 99 year old recipe with a new formula . Minnesota Weather information is available from many online Customers react so negatively that on July 10 the. sources same year it reintroduces the old Coke under a. Investigate new name Coca Cola Classic , Keep a weather graph charting the temperature for a month Investigate. Then find the average temperature for the month Check an Every minute people around the world drink. almanac to find out whether this is above or below average 311 111 Cokes How many Cokes are consumed in. Math Investigations,1998 January 29 1861, Carl Gorman a gentle Navajo artist and one of the 400 Navajo Kansas becomes the 34th state The name Kansas. code talkers during World War II dies Gorman and 28 other comes from an Indian word meaning flat or. Navajo volunteers turned their native language into a secret spreading water The state flower is the. code that allowed Marine commanders to issue reports and sunflower The sunflower provides pioneer. orders and to coordinate complex operations Although the settlers in the Midwest with oil for their lamps. highly respected Japanese code crackers broke U S Army and food for themselves and their stock Native. Navy and Air Corps codes they were never able to break the Americans roast sunflower seeds and ground. Marine Navajo code As Gorman s New York Times obituary them into flour for bread or pound them to. notes Navajo is a language without an alphabet and with such release an oil for cooking and for making body. a complex irregular syntax that in 1942 it was estimated that paint . outside of the 50 000 Navajos no more than 30 other people Investigate. in the world had any knowledge of it none of them Japanese Look at a live sunflower or a detailed picture of. Online information from the Native American museum that is one A sunflower has two distinct parallel rows of. part of the Smithsonian Institution is available at seeds spiraling clockwise and counterclockwise . http www si edu nmai nav htm The Navajo Code Talkers The seeds are Fibonacci numbers typically. Dictionary is available online at 34 going one way and 55 going the other way . http www history navy mil faqs faq61 4 htm although sometimes they are 55 and 89 Find. Investigate other natural examples of Fibonacci patterns . Team up with at least one other person and invent a code Good places to look include pinecones . using numbers pineapples artichokes and African daisies For a. terrific site on Fibonacci numbers go to, http www ee surrey ac uk Personal R Knott Fib. onacci fibnat html , Word Problems, 1 I m thinking of two numbers 12 and another number 12 and my other number. have a greatest common factor of 6 and their least common multiple is 36 . What s the other number I m thinking of , 2 Tom had a platter of chocolate wafers He ate 5 of them and then gave his. brother 3 he then handed them to his ball team of 8 members The first player to. arrive took 1 the second player took 3 the third player took 5 and so on When. the last player took his the platter was empty How many chocolate wafers did. Tom start with , 3 Jasmine has 50 marbles in a bag 20 of the marbles are blue How many. marbles are blue , 4 An Olympic runner set a record for the 100m dash The time was ten and sixty . two hundredths seconds How would you write this as a number . 5 The tables at the party are shaped like the hexagon If you put the tables. together how many would you need for 50 people 1 person per side . 6 At your birthday party you had 7 8 slice pizzas 41 slices were eaten What.