This 9 minute video will show students how to calculate interest and then shows them the difference when interest is calculated using simple v. compounded. This video will also discuss interest as "the cost of money" and demonstrates in examples how much a person borrows v. pays back when the interest rate is low v. high. This video will enforce the standards EPF. 13 and 18
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This is an activity for students to work on in pairs practicing ...
This is an activity for students to work on in pairs practicing simple interest. It involves real online research and presents an open-ended question. This would be most effective after students have had instruction and some practice.
This resource can serve as a teaching module, student self-study material, or ...
This resource can serve as a teaching module, student self-study material, or evaluation of understanding. It explains and evaluates the concepts and calculations regarding simple and compound interest. It was developed by Martha Donnelly of Lone Star College.