[FACTFUL MATH] Grade level: 4 – 6th grades
Math skills: Percentage
Related Environmental issues: Covid-19
About 10.2 % of people are fully vaccinated for Covid-19 in the United States as of March 12, 2021.
The population of the United Statas is 328.2 million.The population of Texas is 29.3 million. Which number is larger?
1) Fully vaccinated
9328.2 x 0.102 = 33.5 (million)>29.3 (million)
Source: USA Today, March 12, 2021 : https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/graphics/2021/01/14/covid-vaccine-distribution-by-state-how-many-covid-vaccines-have-been-given-in-us-how-many-people/6599531002/)
About this book
The objective of Factful Environmental Math Problems is to cultivate our young people’s skills to analyze and evaluate fact-based data for understanding our world, while improving their math skills and critical thinking skills.
With the rise of the Internet and new technology, building skills to analyze and evaluate fact-based data becomes increasingly important for our young people to prepare for this rapidly changing world. These skills minimize their chances of being brainwashed by false information and making uninformed decisions and ultimately help develop their critical thinking skills. (Read more)
Published: March 26, 2020