Factful math: Grade 3rd-5th
Math skills: fraction
Related Environmental issues:Climate change
How many times more CO2 does the pork dinner emit to produce than the steak dinner?
[A. 4 times more B. 1/4 times more]
8.18 / 36.45 = about 1/4
Source: Teletrac Navman, Food miles and CO2 emissions infographic
FACTFUL ENVIRONMENTAL MATH PROBLEMS (2020)
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