# 3 Act Math Tasks

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

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# MFM2P

## Modelling Linear Relations - LR1

**Overall Expectation Description:**

manipulate and solve algebraic equations, as needed to solve problems.

## Related 3 Act Math Tasks:

## Quick Points!

### How many baskets will it take to get 46 points?

**Shared By:**

Jon Orr

**Math Topic:**

Creating linear equations, solving two-step equations, linear relations

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

**Common Core State Standard Alignment:**

## Coke vs Sprite

### Which glass now contains more of its original soda?

**Shared By:**

Dan Meyer

**Math Topic:**

Reason abstractly and quantitatively

and,
Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

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## 25 Billion Apps

### When should you start bombarding the App Store with purchases if you want to win?

**Shared By:**

Dan Meyer

**Math Topic:**

Use functions to model relationships between quantities.

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

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## Leaky Faucet

### How long will it take the sink to fill up?

**Shared By:**

Dan Meyer

**Math Topic:**

Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

**Ontario Curriculum Alignment:**

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