# 3 Act Math Tasks

## Real World 3 Act Math Tasks Aligned to Ontario Curriculum

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# MFM2P

## Measurement and Trigonometry - MT2

**Overall Expectation Description:**

solve problems involving right triangles, using the primary trigonometric ratios and the Pythagorean theorem;

## Related 3 Act Math Tasks:

## Big Nickel

### Would it be cheaper to build it using nickels?

**Shared By:**

Andrew Stadel

Cathy Yenca

Dan Meyer

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Proportional Reasoning, Volume, Problem Solving

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**

## Laying Sod

### How many pieces of sod will cover the garden?

**Shared By:**

Jon Orr

**Math Topic:**

Trigonometry, area, measurement

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**