Percent Baseball due by 12/1/11


You must make the following hits:
1 single
1 double
1 triple
1 homerun
Select which activity you will do in order to make each run

Singles: (Choose 1)
KWL
Click on the link.
A form will open.
Answer each part of the form.
Follow the directions. You must write at least two sentences. Grammar, format, and spelling will be graded.
Write you Know about Percents.
Write what you Want to know about Percents.
Write what you Learned about Percents.
Once you are satisfied with your responses, click submit.
You can only submit once.
Discussion Post
Click on the Discussion tab on this page.
Create your response.
Follow the directions. You must write at least two sentences. Grammar, format, and spelling will be graded.



Doubles (Choose 1):
Word Problem
Click on the link.
A form will open.
Write your word problem.
Follow the directions. You must write at least two sentences. Grammar, format, and spelling will be graded.
The problem must involve percents.
Enter your answer in the space provided.
Once you are satisfied with your problem and answer, click submit.
You can only submit once.

Similarities & Differences
Click on the link.
A form will open.
Write an essay on the similarities and differences between tax and discount.
Follow the directions. You must write at least two sentences. Grammar, format, and spelling will be graded.
Once you are satisfied with your essay, click submit.
You can only submit once.

Triples (Choose 1):
Internet Search
Search the Internet and find an advertisement that displays a Percent.
Print the ad, write your name on it, and turn it into the basket.
Newspaper Search
Search a newspaper and find an advertisement that displays a Percent.
Cut out the ad, write your name on it, and turn it into the basket.

Home Runs: (Choose 1)
Dream Item Purchase
You can select any item you want to purchase.
You will need to make the calculations for two different payment terms.
Include all information listed.
Name
Item Purchased
Site purchased from
List Price
Discount Amount (20%)
Sales Price
Tax Amount (8%)
Final Cost
Loan Term: 5 years, 10 years, 15 years or 20 years
Total Interest for Loan term (Rate 10%)
Loan Term: 5 years, 10 years, 15 years or 20 years
Total Interest for Loan term (Rate 10%)
Difference between the two loans
Go to this spreadsheet to enter the information. You can insert formulas into the spreadsheet in order to make the calculations.

Build It
Select any physical item and create a model of the item on paper.
Choose between an enlargement or a reduction.
Reduce by 25%
Enlarge by 150%
You must also include: (go to this link to enter the information)
Original measurements
Process
New measurements

Bonus (10 extra points and an Assignment pass!!!): Create the model of the item and bring it to class.