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Description:

This interactive applet helps students develop proportional reasoning in the context of using foot length to predict height. The player is challenged to find the height of several adult dragons by using clues that provide foot length of babies and relationships of babies' foot-to-height, and then measuring baby-to-adult foot ratio.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

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Language:

English

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