MEL3E Grade 11 Math Course Description
This MEL3E grade 11 math course enables students to broaden their understanding of mathematics as it is applied in the workplace and daily life. Students will solve problems associated with earning money, paying taxes, and making purchases. Apply calculations of simple and compound interest in saving, investing and borrowing; and calculate the costs of transportation and travel in a variety of situations. Evaluate the pros and cons of situations from simple purchases, discount purchases, or investments.
Students will consolidate their mathematical skills as they solve problems and communicate their thinking.
Prerequisite: Principles of Mathematics, Grade 9, Academic, or Foundations of Mathematics, Grade 9, Applied, or a ministry-approved locally developed Grade 10 mathematics course.
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MEL3E Grade 11 Math Course Notes and Handouts
MEL3E – Unit 1 – Working and Earning
MEL3E – Unit 2 – Deductions and Expenses
|Sec. 2.1 – Standard Deductions – Note
Sec. 2.1 – Standard Deductions – Handout
|Sec. 2.2 – Other Deductions|
|Sec. 2.3 – Living Expenses|
|Sec. 2.4 – Paying Monthly Bills|
|Sec. 2.5 – Purchasing Power|
MEL3E – Unit 3 – Paying Taxes
Build your educator content knowledge related to tax minimization strategies and wealth preservation.
MEL3E – Unit 4 – Making Purchases
MEL3E – Unit 5 – Buying Options
MEL3E – Unit 6 – Banking Transactions & Saving Money
Learn how you can teach students about the power of compound interest.
MEL3E – Unit 7 – Types of Investing
Learn about real estate investing and other asset classes.
MEL3E – Unit 8 – Taking a Trip
MEL3E – Unit 9 – Personal Finance
MEL3E – Unit 10 – Buying a Car
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