# How big is the Biden’s COVID-19 rescue plan?

Math skills: Percentage / division / large numbers

Related Environmental issues: Covid-19

Biden proposed American Rescue Plan and called for \$ 1.9 trillion to tackle COVID-19 and the economic crisis.

About 330 million people live in the United States. How much money will be used per person?

1. \$5.8

2) \$58

3) \$580

4) \$5,800

1.9 trillion = 1,900 billion

1,900 billion = 1,900,000 million 1,900,000 /330 ≅ 5,758 ≅5,800

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# What state generates the third largest amount of electricity from wind in the United States?

Skills: Number comparison / Subtraction (4-digit numbers)

Related environmental issues: Energy

The map below shows the top 5 states that generate the largest amount of electricity from wind.

1.  What state generates the largest amount of electricity from wind in the United States?
2. What state generates the third largest amount of electricity from wind in the United States?
3. How much more electricity does Iowa generate from wind than California?
4. How much more electricity does Oklahoma generate from wind than Kansas?

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