Maximizing Lumber Cuts

Pupils examine how lumber companies use each tree to the fullest extent. They practice using a saw blade in which they cut a piece of wood in different configurations to see which cut can waste the least.

4th - 6th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning
2 hrs

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