Math for the Frontier

Students explore the concept of inflation. In this inflation activity, students compile a list of necessities they would need to take with them if they were moving to a new state next month. Students compare their list with that of a family in the 1800s. Students compare prices of the items on the 1800's list and the items on their list.

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3rd - 5th
Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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