Ontario Grade 12 - 3 Act Math Tasks

Real World Math for Common Core and Ontario Curriculum


The following list of 3 Acts Real World Math Problems for Grade 12 Mathematics in Ontario.

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Pumpkin Time-Bomb

How Many Rubber Bands Until The Pumpkin Explodes?



Shared By:
Jon Orr

Math Topic:
Two-Variable Relationships, Linear Correlation, Non-Linear Correlation, Scatter Plots, Trends, Regression Lines/Curves

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Darius Washington – Free Throws For The Win

Will Darius Washington score enough free throws to force overtime or a win?



Shared By:
John Scammell

Math Topic:
Using probability to predict the outcome of a situation. In this case, using the discrete probability distribution, The Binomial Distribution, is appropriate.

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Money Money

When will the pennies overtake the $10. Which option would you choose after 20 days.



Shared By:
Jon Orr

Math Topic:
Exponential growth

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Stacking Jack

How many ways can I stack Jack?



Shared By:
Brian Marks

Math Topic:
Investigate chance processes and develop, use, and evaluate probability models. Use the rules of probability to compute probabilities of compound events.

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No Expectations/Standards Selected

Gmail Tap

How does that work, anyway? How many taps would the letter "z" take?



Shared By:
Dan Meyer

Math Topic:
Construct and compare linear, quadratic, and exponential models and solve problems.

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Fry’s Bank

How much money does Fry have in his bank account right now?



Shared By:
Dan Meyer

Math Topic:
Construct and compare linear, quadratic, and exponential models and solve problems.

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Pixel Pattern

When will the pixel pattern break through the box?



Shared By:
Dan Meyer

Math Topic:
Construct and compare linear, quadratic, and exponential models and solve problems.

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Toothpicks

Guess how many levels he'll make with all those toothpicks.



Shared By:
Dan Meyer

Math Topic:
Construct and compare linear, quadratic, and exponential models and solve problems.

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Scrambler

Make a guess: what will the red scrambler's position be at the end of the ride?



Shared By:
Dan Meyer

Math Topic:
Model periodic phenomena with trigonometric functions.

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