In this activity, students must find the area of two different sized pizzas then compare the areas by showing work, drawing it out, and explaining it in words.
It is leveled low, medium, and high, and the activities are listed in that order.
Low: given only diameter to find area
Medium: given diameter for one and circumference for the other
High: given diameter for one and circumference for the other; also have to find the better buy
This activity should take about 30 minutes.