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The Bank Account
Your algebra learners become bankers for a day as they explore compounding interest and the formula used to calculate the balance in a savings account. Questions guide the learners as they analyze the formula's parts and their connection to the real world.
10th - 11th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Debt Loops Rationale and Effects
Now that scholars understand more of currency imbalance and artificially suppressed currency, Sal discusses motivations of the different actors. He briefly touches on the difficulty of unwinding a cycle like this once it has begun. Learners see the Chinese perspective, looking historically back at the big-picture goal of being on-par industrially with the developed world.
12 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Review of China-US Currency Situation
This short clip is essentially just a review of what Sal has discussed in previous videos about the China-US trade situation. He goes over all the details, discussing the trade imbalance and the way the Chinese government keeps the Yuan from appreciating by increasing its supply.
3 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
The Business of Interest
Students learn about finance and money management and use math to solve problems, communicate, and explore real life situations as they deal with banks. In this financial management lesson, students apply their math skills to real life scenarios through role play and online resources.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 30 Downloads
Home sales records
Practice consumer mathematics through by investigating home mortgages. Budding economists find the interest rates for 30-year and 15-year loans and calculate the estimated monthly payments. They use their data to compare periods of time and interest rates for the national median price of a home.
10th - 12th Math 3 Views 12 Downloads
A Financial Report
Eleventh graders assume the role of a financial adviser analyzing the financial situation and making recommendations for a family wanting to purchase a house. Students compile a financial report with an analysis of the family's financial situation, one-time costs when purchasing a house, a recommended down payment, monthly expenses, mortgage payments based on interest rates and amortization periods, and a recommendation for an appropriate mortgage.
11th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
In this calculating interest worksheet, 7th graders solve 10 different problems that include determining the simple interest in each box. First, they identify and define the terms for finding the simple interest in each. Then, students determine the missing values in each set by using the formula given at the top of the sheet.
7th Math 3 Views 29 Downloads
In this interest problem worksheet, students read investment problems and determine necessary information. They compute the amount of simple interest earned, find the principal, or determine the time. They identify the principal, interest, and rate.
8th - 9th Math 3 Views 17 Downloads
Recession Lesson: The Silver Lining of the Economic Downturn
Students discuss money and interest. In this discussing money and interest lesson, students discuss positives of an economic recession. Students discuss how savings rates have increased over time and the general attitude towards savings has changed.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 1 Download
Simple Interest - Reteach 18.6
In this consumer math worksheet, students review the process for finding simple interest. They apply the interest formula as they find the simple interest, and the sum of the principal and interest in 9 examples. They complete a chart with the information.
5th - 7th Math 6 Views 97 Downloads
Chapter 4 Review: Logarithms
In this logarithms activity, students graph equations and identify the y-intercept. They write and solve equations to reflect the given story problem. Students determine the interest rate, solve logarithms and rewrite exponential equations in logarithmic form.
10th - 12th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
Bonds and Bond Yield to Maturity
Students calculate the market value of bonds. In this bonds lesson plan, students use the TI-83 or TI-84 calculators to find the market value of bonds from given interest rates. Detailed instructions show users how to perform calculations on the TI calculators through examples.
10th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads