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Web-Based Projects Preservice teachers at the University of Richmond put together this collection of math activities to show how "we all use math every day, most of the time without even realizing it!" Calculate your grades, plan a vacation, or go on a shopping trip. When you finish the
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Preservice teachers at the University of Richmond put together this collection of math activities to show how "we all use math every day, most of the time without even realizing it!" Calculate your grades, plan a vacation, or go on a shopping trip. When you finish the calculations, you can check to see if your answer is correct.

Education Department, University of Richmond

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