Course: H.S. Quantitative Reasoning

 

QR.N.7

Use dimensional analysis to convert between units of measurements and to solve problems involving multiple units of measurement, such as converting between currencies, calculating the cost of gasoline to drive a given car a given distance, or calculating dosages of medicine.

I Can Statements Academic Vocabulary

*I can use dimensional analysis to convert between units of measurements.

*I can use dimensional analysis to solve problems involving multiple units of measurement.

Dimensional analysis

Looking Back Looking Ahead

*Convert between measurement systems given conversion factors, and use these conversions in solving real-world problems. (MA.6.GM.1)

*Use proportional relationships to solve ratio and percent problems with multiple operations, such as conversions within and across measurement systems. (MA.7.C.6)

*This course is a 4th year course in the Indiana sequence. The concepts and skills within the course extend to multiple post-secondary pathways and applications.

Clarifying Examples and Digital Resources
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