# John Scammell's 3 Act Math Tasks

## Real World Math for Common Core and Ontario Curriculum

**CCSS:**- Grade 3
- Grade 4
- Grade 5
- Grade 6
- Grade 7
- Grade 8
- Algebra
- Functions
- Geometry
- Statistics
- Practice

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**3 Acts Real World Math Problems**were created by John Scammell. Submit your 3 Acts Real World Math Tasks to our Math Problem Database to make math classes a little more enjoyable for students worldwide.

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## Darius Washington – Free Throws For The Win

### Will Darius Washington score enough free throws to force overtime or a win?

**Shared By:**

John Scammell

**Math Topic:**

Using probability to predict the outcome of a situation. In this case, using the discrete probability distribution, The Binomial Distribution, is appropriate.

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## Amazing Watermelons

### How many watermelons are in the pyramid?

**Shared By:**

John Scammell

**Math Topic:**

Explain volume formulas and use them to solve problems.

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