Using Variables And Ratios To Get You In The Right Gear (SMILE)
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|George K. Smith, Dunbar Vocational High School|
|A lesson designed to teach students to apply the concepts of variable and ratio in everyday situations; determine the gear ratios and gears for a 12-speed bicycle; and write a computer program that will determine gears using the bubble sort technique. From the "Miscellaneous" section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Ratio/Proportion, Sports|
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