Get Real Math! Videos

The Get Real Math videos showcase over 80 common core skills used in the real world. The videos, produced at manufacturing companies, serve as a capstone after a skill is learned in school. Math skills featured are 3rd grade through high school. The lesson plans are created by math teachers.

What does a tank simulation have to do with math?

WERNER ELECTRIC – Lesson Plan & Answer Key – What does a tank simulation have to do with math? VIDEO

Common Core Mathematical Content Standards:

6.RP Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

7.RP Analyze proportional relationships and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

F-TF Model periodic phenomena with trigonometric functions

Note: Although the mathematics done in this lesson meets 6th and 7th grade standards, the topic and the context of the material discussed is at a higher grade level. Specifically, this lesson involves discussions about trigonometric functions and the integral in calculus.

Grades 6, 7, See note above.