Department of Mathematics Education

EMAT 6700, J. Wilson



Super Value

J. Matt Tumlin



In this activity, Super Value and Big Bargain are having back to school sales; you must use the flyer to compare values of each item.  Calculate the savings and compute the percent saved.


To motivate the students, have a discussion of buying sell items.  Intrigue them by talking about items they are interested in. 





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This problem has many aspects you can go into, decimals, proportions, percents, and best purchase.  It also has many entry and exit points.



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