This unit focuses entirely on the use of percents in real-life situations. As students
work through the activities, they will take their knowledge of percents to a new, practical level.
This unit begins with easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions that reinforce an understanding of figuring percents for sale prices and sales tax. As students progress through the unit, their understanding of and comfort level with calculating percents should increase.
- Step-by-Step Instructions for How to Figure Discounts & Sales Tax
- Figuring Percents & Prices Word Problems
- Figures Prices & Sales Tax Word Problems
This is a chapter slice from the full unit: Percents: Practical Application
These activities follow NCTM standards and support state math standards and