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# Percents on a Linear Model 5

Directions: Fill in the boxes using the digits 0 through 9, at most one time each, to create an accurate number line.

How many solutions can you find?

### Hint

Encourage students to try different approaches to find multiple answers.
Fill in percent and whole value and calculate the part.

Percents should be less than 50% based on the placement on the number line.
35%, 21, 60; 25% 09, 36; 34%, 17, 50

## Converting a Fraction to a Decimal

Directions: Using the digits 1 to 9, at most one time each, place a digit …

1. Here is the link to my blog post about using linear models with percents. You can see the progression, tools, and manipulatives I used. http://burnsmath.blogspot.com/2017/03/percents-on-linear-model.html

2. This question would be better if you mention that the line is to scale.

• Definitely. I think depending on the students level it could be said at the beginning or be a part of the discussion when sharing answers and strategies.

3. Another answer that Eloise, Charlotte and Niki came up with is 34%, 17, 50.

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