Math is Everywhere!
Whether you are trying to figure out the cost of an item after a discount or deciding which credit card will charge you less interest, knowing how to calculate percent is important.
How will math effect my daily
You want to build a fence around your new house . How will you know how much fencing to buy? You will need to measure and calculate perimeter.
How do you measure how much medicine you need to take or how much chocolate is needed in a double batch of yummy brownines? You must know what equipment you will need and how to use it.
It is time to go food shopping and you only have $50.00 for groceries. How will you know if you have too much food in your shopping cart? You will need to be able to estimate the total cost using addition.
Your groceries cost $42.95 and you give the cashier $50.00. How will you know if you get the correct change?
You will need to be able to subtract.
What is numeracy?
Numeracy is utilizing math in your daily life to help you problem solve and understand the world around you.
How can I improve my numeracy?
*Become familiar with math
language and vocabulary words
*Understand key words for problem
*Use math everyday!