# 3 Act Math Tasks

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

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# MPM1D

## LR3

**Overall Expectation Description:**

## Related 3 Act Math Tasks:

## Fast Clapper

### Will he beat the record?

**Shared By:**

Nathan Kraft

**Math Topic:**

Ratios, Rates, and Proportional Reasoning.

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## Walk Out

### What does the distance-time graph look like?

**Shared By:**

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Distance-Time Graphs, Graphing Relationships, Linear Relations

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## Graphing Stories – 3 Act Math Style!

### Can you draw the graphing story?

**Shared By:**

Dan Meyer

**Math Topic:**

Distance-Time Graphs, Graphing Relationships, Linear Relations

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## Gas Guzzler

### What is the cost of gasoline per litre?

**Shared By:**

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Ratios and Rates, Rates of Change, Slope, Direct Variation of a Linear Relation, Proportional Reasoning

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## Crazy Taxi

### How much will it cost to travel 30 km?

**Shared By:**

Jon Orr

**Math Topic:**

Initial Value, Rate of Change, Linear Relations, Partial Variation

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## Flaps!

### How fast is the hummingbird flapping its wings?

**Shared By:**

Jon Orr

**Math Topic:**

Rates, Rate of Change, Slope, Speed, Linear Relations

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## Big Cheques

### How many times bigger is the printed cheque vs. the original?

**Shared By:**

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Proportional Reasoning, Ratios/Rates, Percentages, Direct Variation.

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## Hot Dog Duel

### How Many Hot Dogs Did They Eat?

**Shared By:**

Robert Kaplinsky

**Math Topic:**

Linear patterning, linear relations and linear equations.

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## Thick Stacks

### How tall is the table?

**Shared By:**

Kyle Pearce

**Math Topic:**

Finding the equation of a line given two points, (x, y)

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## The Detention Buyout

### 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.

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