Real World Applications – Algebra I
How are points accumulated in MotoGP?
Typically, points in races are awarded as whole numbers. So, first place must not be worth 20 points.
Try researching another sporting event and find out how points are awarded for each game. It’s different for every sport! Using a similar method that we used here for this investigation, how can you use expressions to figure out how many points are awarded to a specific player if you only have the total number of wins and the total number of points?