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Math

Objective:
Students learn to use basic algebra to solve word problems.

Method:
Individual study.

Content:
Based on the equation 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) unpopped kernels yields 1 quart of popped popcorn, ask students to identify the yield of different quantities of unpopped kernels (i.e. 5 tablespoons, 3 ounces). Students also can identify the quantity of unpopped kernels required to make x quarts of popped popcorn.