Use map scales and proportions to solve for unknown distances.
Scale and Indirect Measurement Applications Interactive
This video demonstrates a sample use of scale and indirect measurement.
This video provides an explanation of the concept of scale and indirect measurement.
A video demonstration that works through a sample problem and explains indirect measurement.
Quiz for Solving Equations with Scale and Indirect Measurement Application.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Scale and Indirect Measurement Applications.
To encourage students to generate questions, activate their prior knowledge, and collect information to answer their own questions using a Question and Answer Table.
Summarize the main idea of the Concept, create visual aids or make notes about formulas and create connections to real-world situations.
Students will apply their understanding of dimensional analysis and use unit conversions to calculate how much of each ingredient is needed to make the "perfect" chocolate chip cookies for 450 people.