Saving Number Chugs

Where to Save

In this Number Chug, students will:

  • Compare and contrast the interest earned in savings accounts and CDs
  • Make calculations to weigh the pros and cons of putting your money in each account

Common Core Alignment:

CC.9-12.F.LE.1b Recognize situations in which one quantity changes at a constant rate per unit interval relative to another.
CC.9-12.F.LE.1c Recognize situations in which a quantity grows or decays by a constant percent rate per unit interval relative to another.
CC.9-12.A.SSE.1: Interpret expressions that represent a quantity in terms of its context.