April 27 and 28, 2016

Students used the internet to estimate monthly costs of living expenses such as food, utilities, gasoline, auto maintenance, entertainment, and donations.

Click here to see recommended budget percentages.

On Monday, May 2 students will take the Chapter 8 Independent Living test.  The first part of the period we will review the Practice Test.  The second part of the period, students will take the test.

Click here for a copy of Chapter 8 Practice Test

You can use this formula sheet on the test Chapter 8 Formula Sheet

Class Work: Complete the buget items for living expenses in your budget portfolio.

Assignment: Complete the Chapter 8 Practice test.


April 12 and 13, 2016

Objective: Students learned how to read a floor plan, to calculate square footage of an apartment to plan paint and floor covering, to determine area of an irregular shaped object and how to determine the BTU rating needed to air condition a room.

Read Section 8.2 on pages 393 to 398 in Financial Algebra

Assignment: Financial Algebra, p. 399-400, Problems 2, 4, 5, 8, 9.