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Media Clips
Media Clips: April 2005

G. Vennebush 

April 2005, Volume 98, Issue 8, Page 534

Abstract:

This month: A graphic comparing alumni giving, a Michelle Pfeiffer quote, the number of Barbies sold, and  quality control at Dunkin' Donuts. Media Clips provides opportunities to students to analyze items from the media, such as advertisements and newspaper articles, to answer mathematical questions related to the article. The section includes short items from the media that highlight interesting uses or misuses of mathematics that are appropriate for classroom study. Media Clips is a regular department of Mathematics Teacher.

 

Keywords:
Article
Algebra
Data Collection
Angles
Data Representation
Grades 9-12
Permutations / Combinations / Counting Problems
Teacher
Modeling
Problems
Fractions / Decimals / Percents / Rational Numbers
Time / Money