## Do I Have to Mow the Whole Thing?

Students explore the concept of inverse variation. For this inverse variation lesson, students calculate an area formula for the dimensions of a garden with constant area. Students rearrange the formula into a y equals equation. Students solve problems given a constant where they must determine the number of something, for example, you have $30, how many cd's can you buy if they cost$5, \$3, etc.

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