Students practice adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing decimals with a real-world application!
3 Types of Jobs
-Dog Walking (Distance)
-Babysitting (Elapsed Time)
5 Scenarios per job
Students choose six jobs to "complete" and calculate their wages while also getting extra practice with other math skills (listed by each type of job above).
Students are asked to calculate 10% of their earning to be donated and 10% to be saved. Then they plan out what items they would like to purchase for 4 people in their lives (using store ads or the internet). Students are asked to calculate sales tax and write a brief explanation justifying their gift choice for each person.
Answers are provided for all 15 job scenarios.