Title | Unit Analysis |

Brief description | This worksheet provides basic exercises in determining formulas for conversions based on unit analysis, not memorization. |

Purpose | Guided practice; Practice problems |

Topic(s) | Converting rates; Multiplying fractions |

Type of activity | Student individual work |

Where work is done | In class |

Time required | 10 to 30 minutes |

Technology needed | None needed (i.e. technology optional) |

Suggestions for implementation | This worksheet will walk students through cancelling similar terms in numerator/denominator, then applying the idea to units. The worksheet asks to determine basic formulas and conversion rates to find fundamental quantities. |

Task developer(s) | David Peterson |

College | Centralia CC |

License | Open (CC-BY) |

Files: | Unit analysis Preview |

Posted | December 20, 2012, 11:34 am by Maricopa Teacher |

Last Updated | December 20, 2012, 11:34 am |