Percent Word Problems (Percent Proportion, Discount, Mark-Up, Sales Tax, Percent Increase, Percent Decrease, Simple Interest): Task Cards
These 16 task cards cover the following objectives:
1) Use the percent proportion to solve for missing values.
2) Solve a word problem using the percent proportion.
3) Calculate discount, mark-up, sales tax, and tip related word problems.
4) Solve percent increase or decrease word problems.
5) Solve simple interest word problems.
A recording worksheet is also included for students to show their work and identify their answers as they use the task cards.
Task cards are very versatile, and can be used in a number of ways. I listed a few suggestions in my preview along with samples of the cards.
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Middle School Math Activities Bundle
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