Academic standards

- CCSS.Math.Content.6.EE.B.7
- Solve real-world and mathematical problems by writing and solving equations of the form x + p = q and px = q for cases in which p, q and x are all...
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.G.A.3
- Draw polygons in the coordinate plane given coordinates for the vertices; use coordinates to find the length of a side joining points with the same...
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.NS.C.6
- Understand a rational number as a point on the number line. Extend number line diagrams and coordinate axes familiar from previous grades to...
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.NS.C.8
- Solve real-world and mathematical problems by graphing points in all four quadrants of the coordinate plane. Include use of coordinates and...
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.1
- Understand the concept of a ratio and use ratio language to describe a ratio relationship between two quantities. For example, "The ratio of wings...
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.2
- Understand the concept of a unit rate a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b != 0, and use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship....
- CCSS.Math.Content.6.RP.A.3
- Use ratio and rate reasoning to solve real-world and mathematical problems, e.g., by reasoning about tables of equivalent ratios, tape diagrams,...
- CCSS.Math.Content.7.RP.A.1
- Compute unit rates associated with ratios of fractions, including ratios of lengths, areas and other quantities measured in like or different...
- CCSS.Math.Content.7.RP.A.2
- Recognize and represent proportional relationships between quantities.
- CCSS.Math.Content.7.RP.A.3
- Use proportional relationships to solve multistep ratio and percent problems. Examples: simple interest, tax, markups and markdowns, gratuities and...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.EE.B.5
- Graph proportional relationships, interpreting the unit rate as the slope of the graph. Compare two different proportional relationships...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.EE.B.6
- Use similar triangles to explain why the slope m is the same between any two distinct points on a non-vertical line in the coordinate plane; derive...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.F.A.2
- Compare properties of two functions each represented in a different way (algebraically, graphically, numerically in tables, or by verbal...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.F.A.3
- Interpret the equation y = mx + b as defining a linear function, whose graph is a straight line; give examples of functions that are not linear. For...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.F.B.4
- Construct a function to model a linear relationship between two quantities. Determine the rate of change and initial value of the function from a...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.F.B.5
- Describe qualitatively the functional relationship between two quantities by analyzing a graph (e.g., where the function is increasing or...
- CCSS.Math.Content.8.SP.A.3
- Use the equation of a linear model to solve problems in the context of bivariate measurement data, interpreting the slope and intercept. For...
- GLE 0606.2.3
- Understand and use ratios, rates and percents.
- GLE 0606.3.5
- Use multiple representations including symbolic algebra to model and/or solve contextual problems that involve linear relationships.
- GLE 0606.3.6
- Understand and use the Cartesian coordinate system.
- GLE 0706.2.3
- Develop an understanding of and apply proportionality.
- GLE 0706.3.5
- Understand and graph proportional relationships.
- GLE 0706.3.6
- Conceptualize the meanings of slope using various interpretations, representations, and contexts.
- GLE 0706.4.2
- Apply proportionality to converting among different units of measurements to solve problems involving rates such as motion at a constant speed.
- GLE 0706.4.4
- Understand and use ratios, derived quantities, and indirect measurements.
- GLE 0806.3.4
- Translate among verbal, tabular, graphical and algebraic representations of linear functions.
- SPI 0606.2.6
- Solve problems involving ratios, rates and percents.
- SPI 0606.3.9
- Graph ordered pairs of integers in all four quadrants of the Cartesian coordinate system.
- SPI 0706.1.3
- Recognize whether information given in a table, graph, or formula suggests a directly proportional, linear, inversely proportional, or other nonlinear relationship.
- SPI 0706.2.6
- Express the ratio between two quantities as a percent, and a percent as a ratio or fraction.
- SPI 0706.3.4
- Interpret the slope of a line as a unit rate given the graph of a proportional relationship.
- SPI 0706.3.5
- Represent proportional relationships with equations, tables and graphs.
- SPI 0806.1.1
- Solve problems involving rate/time/distance (i.e., d = rt).
- SPI 0806.1.3
- Calculates rates involving cost per unit to determine the best buy.
- SPI 0806.3.4
- Translate between various representations of a linear function.
- SPI 0806.3.7
- Identify, compare and contrast functions as linear or nonlinear.
- SPI 0806.4.4
- Convert between and within the U.S. Customary System and the metric system.
- TSS.Math.6.RP.A.2
- Understand the concept of a unit rate a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b != 0. Use rate language in the context of a ratio relationship.
- TSS.Math.6.RP.A.3
- Use ratio and rate reasoning to solve real-world and mathematical problems.
- TSS.Math.7.RP.A.1
- Compute unit rates associated with ratios of fractions, including ratios of lengths, areas, and other quantities measured in like or different units. For...
- TSS.Math.7.RP.A.2
- Recognize and represent proportional relationships between quantities.
- TSS.Math.8.EE.B.5
- Graph proportional relationships, interpreting the unit rate as the slope of the graph. Compare two different proportional relationships represented in...
- TSS.Math.8.EE.B.6
- Use similar triangles to explain why the slope m is the same between any two distinct points on a non-vertical line in the coordinate plane; know and derive...
- TSS.Math.8.F.A.3
- Know and interpret the equation y = mx + b as defining a linear function, whose graph is a straight line; give examples of functions that are not linear.

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Essential and guiding questions:

Assessing Questions:

- What patterns do you notice in the table that you created?
- What relationship fo you notice between the quantities?

Advancing Questions:

- How might you use previous learning to help solve the task?
- What is another way/model you coulf illustrate your thinking?
- What is another tool you could use to solve the problem?
- If you change the dimensions to __, how would that change your answer?
- How can you determin if there is a directly proportional relationship?