We found 1,437 resources with the concept percents
Epidemics: Modelling with Mathematics
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe Black Death epidemic is responsible for more than one million deaths in the United Kingdom. An inquiry-based activity has young scholars explore the rate of disease spread. They then analyze graphs showing data from epidemics such as...
Finding Frequencies from Histograms
3 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewDrawing and reading a histogram are two different skills. Support those having difficulty making the transition with a lesson that contains video support. Learners may view a pair of videos demonstrating how to read the frequency of a...
Real-Life Math | Data Analyst
5 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewData is just waiting for scholars to analyze. By viewing a video of a data analyst explaining his job and the math that surrounds it, scholars begin a lesson on data collection and analysis. Groups develop questions for a poll on teenage...
Real-Life Math | Physical Trainer
5 mins 6th - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewTrain yourself to naturally use math. Young mathematicians first watch a video in which a personal trainer describes math concepts necessary in his daily professional life. After measuring their heart rates, they apply percentages to...
Real-Life Math | Chef
6 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewCook up a lesson on unit conversions. Scholars brainstorm how chefs use math in restaurants, and then watch a video of a real chef explaining how unit conversions, food and supply costs, portion sizes, and payroll all require math. They...
Real-Life Math | Radiologist
3 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewHow are radiologists like superheroes? Answer: They have X-ray vision and can do math. A short three-minute video and an associated lesson focus on how radiologists use math in their professional lives. It tasks learners with performing...
Drawing a Pie Chart
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewEasy as pie ... with a little work anyway! A complete lesson provides video instruction on creating a pie chart from a set of data. The practice that follows helps learners draw their own pie charts while practicing skills from the video.
Find a Course Percentage and Grade Using a Weighted Average (Example)
3 mins 8th - 11th
New ReviewSit back and watch pupils calculate their own grades. Through a short YouTube video, individuals see how to do the calculation by watching an example. They learn how to account for weighted averages in the computations.
Find the Points Needed to Receive an A in a Class Based on Total Points (Example)
6 mins 8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe point is—use the video. A short YouTube video describes how to find the number of additional points individuals need to get an A in a class that uses a point system for grading. It also looks at what percentage these additional...
Writing Algebraic Expressions Involving Percents of An Amount
4 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewPerhaps you want to learn about percents in algebraic expressions? Young mathematicians view an informative video that teaches how to write algebraic expressions. These problems all involve contexts involving percents, such as tips,...
10 mins 6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewYou'll be 100 percent satisfied with a helpful math video. Scholars watch an engaging YouTube video to learn how to solve percent problems (finding the part, finding the whole, and finding the percent). The method employed here is to set...
The Percent Equation
9 mins 6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWatch the whole video, not just part of it. An instructive video shows how to solve percent problems using equations. It describes finding the whole, given the part and the percent; finding the part, given the percent and the whole; and...
Taxes—Where Does Your Money Go?
7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewPeople spend some of their money before they even get it! Lead a lesson that helps scholars understand the different deductions taken from a paycheck. They calculate rates and percentages and learn where the money goes after it leaves...