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Media Clips
Media Clips - March 2004

G. Vennebush 

March 2004, Volume 97, Issue 3, Page 180


This month: focus on Charges on phone bills, effects of the NCAA Basketball Tournament on the US economy, and falling profits from arcade games. The aim of Media Clips is to provide 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.

Data Analysis & Statistics
Grades 9-12
Estimation / Approximation / Number Sense
Problem Solving / Problem Posing