TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

MATH 8.12(B)

Math – Middle School
Grade(s): 
8
Theme: 

Personal financial literacy

Description: 

Personal financial literacy. The student applies mathematical process standards to develop an economic way of thinking and problem solving useful in one's life as a knowledgeable consumer and investor. The student is expected to:

Specific Skill: 

Calculate the total cost of repaying a loan, including credit cards and easy access loans, under various rates of interest and over different periods using an online calculator;