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# The Business of Mathematics: meeting the Common Core: Booklet Six

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Mathematics and business go together like peanut butter and jelly. From percents for discounts to graphs that generate pictures of either profit or loss, mathematics plays a very important part in the business world. The main objective of Mathematics is to teach students how to think critically and analyze information to arrive at a logical solution. In the activities to follow, the student will be requested to analyze open ended questions and provide the necessary strategies to determine the correct solution to the given information.
Booklet Six, “The Business of Mathematics, will give each student an insight into terms such as markup, discount, and commission. The activities will give each student an understanding of how mathematics can play an important role in their daily lives.
This booklet contains objective for the activities contained in the 23 pages. Answer guide is provided for each activity.
Common core standards included in this booklet are:
4.OA.A.3, 4.NBT.B.6, 5.NBT.B.7, and 4.NF.B.4c.

Some additional activities you may wish to check out: (Just click on the link provided)

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The Basics of Numbers

Can you recognize the Pattern?
Can You Recognize the Pattern?

Basic Math Terms & Concepts.
Basic Math Terms & Concepts.

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Title: Task Cards for Number Sense. \$

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