# Content Showcase: Math in the News

## Look at current events through the lens of math. Our Math in the News presents real-world math in downloadable PowerPoint formats to easily incorporate into your lessons.

Total Number of Resources: 128
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## Math in the News Collection: Applications of Surface Area and Volume

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Surface Area and Volume

## Math in the News Collection: Applications of 3D Geometry

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3-Dimensional Figures and Applications of 3D Geometry

## Math in the News Collection: Business Math

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Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Data Analysis and Volume

## Math in the News Collection: Applications of Numerical and Algebraic Expressions

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Numerical Expressions and Variable Expressions

## Math in the News Collection: Applications of Data Analysis

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Data Analysis, Data Gathering, Probability, Percents and Ratios and Rates

## Math in the News Collection: Applications of Exponential Functions

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Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, Applications of Linear Functions, Data Analysis and Sequences

## Math in the News Collection: Applications of Ratios

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Applications of Ratios, Proportions, and Percents and Proportions

## Math in the News: Issue 121--NFL Concussion Statistics

### Math in the News: Issue 121 | NFL Concussion Statistics February 2023. In this issue of Math in the News we look at NFL statistics for the number of concussions. The NFL now tracks concussion, and this is an opportunity to analyze this data and draw conclusions.

Applications of Ratios, Proportions, and Percents

## Math in the News: Issue 120--Will Avatar Repeat?

### Math in the News: Issue 120 | Will Avatar Repeat? December 2022. In this issue of Math in the News we look at box office data for he new Avatar sequel. Will it have the same success?

Data Gathering and Data Analysis

Probability

## Math in the News: Issue 118--The Return of the Orion

### Math in the News: Issue 118 | The Return of the Orion December 2022. In this issue of Math in the News we look at the Orion rocket's return to Earth from its lunar mission. This provides an opportunity to explore different types of orbits.

Applications of Circles

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

## Math in the News: The Spread of the Corona Virus

### Math in the News: The Spread of the Corona Virus In this issue of Math in the News, we explore exponential models using data for the Corona Virus. This is a downloadable PowerPoint presentation, but online is provided as a Google Slide Show. This includes graphing calculator activities for the TI-Nspire and Desmos.

Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

Data Analysis

## Math in the News: Issue 88--Examining the Polar Vortex

### Math in the News: Issue 88--Examining the Polar Vortex January 2014. In this issue of Math in the News we examine the Polar Vortex. We examine the physics of the cyclonic winds that make up the Polar Vortex and under what conditions the current expansion of Arctic weather affects a large part of the United States.

Applications of Circles

## Math in the News: Issue 97--The Washington Monument: Repaired

### Math in the News: Issue 97--The Washington Monument: Repaired July 2015. This Math in the News explores the construction of the iconic landmark the Washington Monument and its recent renovations due to the 2011 earthquake. Students will be able to convert dollar values based on inflation and determine the combined expense of the Washington Monument between construction and recent renovations.

Numerical Expressions and Variable Expressions

Data Analysis

Data Analysis