Media Clips: NFL Players’ Life Expectancy // Transit of Venus
Randy F. Hall // The Editors
Edited by Louis Lim and Lionel Garrison
May 2012, Volume 105, Issue 9, Page 648
Students analyze items from the media to answer related mathematical questions. The mathematics involved in this month’s clips includes percent loss and gain, proportional reasoning, and the application of Kepler’s laws, which involve exponential equations and regression.
Connections / Applications
Ratios / Proportions