Taking Its Toll

Students explore the concept of toll roads. In this toll roads lesson, students determine the per-mile charge for a car to travel on a toll road. Students collect cost and distance data on toll roads in Pennsylvania. Students pick two data points and determine the slope of the line. Students find a line of best fit to model their data.

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Grade
8th - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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