Calculating Parts per Million: Do We Have a Problem Here?

Students calculate ppm and ppb by using unit analysis when given a ratio of amounts. They determine in ppm what constitutes a health risk for a particular toxin given data and whether local health officials should close a lake that has been contaminated.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Duration
1 hr
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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