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Why I Must Learn Math! Adriana Gonzalez 3/24/09 Period 3

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Why I Must Learn Math! Who uses math? Where do we use math? What professions (careers) use math? Real world problem involving math

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Who Uses Math? Everybody uses math whether they realize it or not. Shopper Chefs Vacationers

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Where Do We Use Math? Every where! Purchasing food, CDs, games, movie ticket etc... Figuring out if you have enough money to make the purchase Cooking, sewing, building things

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What Professions(Careers) use Math? Accountants Architects Biologists Chemists Engineers Managers Many, many more...

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Real World Problem There are some shoes on sale for 30% off before sales tax. Original price is $68.99, but you also have an additional 10% off coupon before sales tax. You have $50.00, if sales tax is 10.25% can you afford the shoes?.30*68.99 = 20.70, thus with 30% off the shoes are = Now, taking an additional 10% off results in 48.29*.10 = 4.83 thus = for the shoes with all the discounts. Applying the sales tax, 43.26*.1025 = 4.45 so the total will be = ANSWER: Yes

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