# 3 Act Math Tasks

## Organized by the Common Core States Standard (CCSS) Initiative

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# Algebra

## A-CED.2

**Overall Expectation Description:**

## A-CED.2 – High School Algebra – Creating Equations

Create equations that describe numbers or relationships.Create equations in two or more variables to represent relationships between quantities; graph equations on coordinate axes with labels and scales.

## Related 3 Act Math Tasks:

## Counting Candy Sequel

### How many of each colour are there?

**Shared By:**

Justin Levack

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Solving Systems of Linear Equations

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**

## Hot Dog Duel

### How Many Hot Dogs Did They Eat?

**Shared By:**

Robert Kaplinsky

**Math Topic:**

Linear patterning, linear relations and linear equations.

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**

## The Detention Buy-Out

### Which administrator should each student buy-out from?

**Shared By:**

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Model and solve problems involving the intersection of two straight lines.

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**