What Did It Cost 100 Years Ago?

Students compare prices of good across the century in order to introduce the topic of inflation. They undertand the concepts of inflation and Consumer Price Index (CPI), use online calculators to figure the approximate cost of goods across the years, and create a graph or table to illustrate data.

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Grade
3rd - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategy
Research
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