## Friday, April 19, 2013

### Aniane Canuto's Math Parent Quiz Post.

Ratio Rate Proportion
Peter runs 200 m in 30s while his sister Eva runs 300 m in 36s.
• Who is the faster runner? Explain how you can tell.
• At the same rate, how far will each runner go in 2 minutes?

Percent (Percent Scribepost)
A bicycle is on sale for 10% off the origional price of \$420. when it does not sell, the store reduces the sale price by another 5%.  What is the final price of the bicycle?

Surface Area
Calculate the Surface Area of the net below.

Fractions (Fraction Scribepost)
Chad likes to eat Honeycomb for breakfast every day.  He eats 3/4 of a box per week.
• How much of the box does he eat each day?
• How many boxes of Honeycomb does he eat each year?
Algebra Equation Solving(Algebra Unproject)

Footnote: The answers (because I can't cram the answers into a single comment box.)
Also note that:
a) My dad did this and he used his own method.
b) I didn't have to teach him a method to solve the problems.
c) I am not making any of this up.
d) It is hard to make a blog post on an iPad, please bear with me.

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