What Dosage Should I Prescribe?

What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
What Dosage Should I Prescribe?
Common Core Standards
Product Rating
4.0
2 Ratings
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

307 KB|11 pages
Share
Product Description
Newly revised and improved. You can purchase many of your “over the counter” medications by just going to your nearby supermarket or convenience store. Many people do not realize that the dosages in these products are for the average person of a certain height and weight. This activity will ask the student look at data related to a person’s weight and the dosage of a certain medication that a doctor has prescribed. As your student works through this lesson, they will be asked to analyze the data and formulate conclusions. Mathematical concepts covered in this activity include slope of a line, graphing data, and analyzing the data for projections. Your student may use of a spreadsheet software or graphing calculator but this is a great activity to reinforce each student’s skills with basic algebraic concepts.
The teacher should download the “FREE” Plumbing lab and use this lesson as a review for calculating the slope of a line using data before assigning this activity. An answer guide is provided.
There are 11 pages in this activity asking the student to answer questions related to the data. An optional activity using the internet is suggested for additional student investigation.
Common core standards include 6NS.C.8, 6EE.c.9, 7EE.b.4a, 7EE.B.4b.

Some additional activities you may wish to check out: (Click on the product you wish to view)

How Much for those French Fries?
How Much for those French Fries?

Which is more Cost Effective: Solar Heat or Oil Heat?
Which is more Cost Effective: Solar Heat or Oil Heat?

Weather Balloon Launch.
Weather Balloon Launch.

Volcanic Eruptions.
Volcanic Eruptions: part of the Math in Action Series Book 2.


What Cell Phone Plan Should I Use?
What Cell Phone Plan Should I Use?

Math in Action Series Book 2
Math in Action Series Book 2.

Which Speed for Best Gas Mileage?
Which Speed for Best Gas Mileage?

Title: Task Cards: Reading graphs
Task Cards: Reading Graphs.

Title: Task Cards Geometry Basics
Task Cards: Basic Geometry.

Title: Task Cards: Fraction Basics. $
Task Cards: Basic Fractions.




Total Pages
11 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
Report this Resource
Loading...
$1.50
Digital Download
avatar

MrNick1

163 Followers
Follow
More products from MrNick1
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Product Thumbnail
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up