Choosing a Cell Phone Plan

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Here is an activity that should catch the attention of your class! It focuses on the real-world problem of selecting the best cellular phone plan. This exercise would be especially good to use when introducing piecewise functions. Learners compare costs for various data plans, considering such features as unlimited talk and unlimited texts, to determine which plan is the most cost effective for different scenarios. The task requires giving graphical and numerical representations of the options and writing a justification for choosing a particular plan. The resource includes a detailed commentary for the teacher and three follow-up questions. 

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Grade
7th - 10th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Types
Worksheets
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Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Modeling
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