The Shrinking Dollar

Students investigate inflation over time.  In this inflation over time activity, students determine the cost of a $5 item that has 4% inflation over time.  Students make a scatter plot of the data and answer questions about the graph.

7th - 10th Social Studies & History 12 Views 31 Downloads
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Social Studies & History
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Inquiry-Based Learning

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