Are your students always asking “When will be ever USE this??” This short activity shows students a real world use for the math skills they learn every day.
This project has students using math skills to learn about scale the way engineers use math. They will use formulas (included) to learn ratio and scale of drawings in this activity.
• Teacher & Student Resources
• How Engineers Use Math Activity/Handout
• How Engineers Use Math Activity Answer Key
• Math Formula “Cheat Sheet”
Total Pages: 4
Teaching Duration: 1 hour