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TASK 1Print out the math vocabulary worksheet, and use the following links to find the definitions and complete the worksheet.

TASK 2Pick only 5 of the math vocabulary words and create a math problem that applies to each term. You may use your math book as a reference. Math problems will be given to a classmate for them to solve. (directions are also explained on the worksheet)Multimedia Math Glossary -

Mathematical terms / grades 1-6 / by Harcourt School PublishersThe World of Math Online -

Math.com

TASK 3Go the the ThinkQuest math page and do the math problems. Be sure to write out your answers and turn them in.Zero's Math Problems

by: 2001 ThinkQuest Jr. Entry

TASK 4Check out the math career sites and find a job that uses math that you did not know about. Describe this job in a short written essay. Information to look for: Job title, salary information, type of work, place of employment - areas of the country, education needed, etc.http://www.ams.org/careers/

Have you ever wondered what a mathematician working in industry or the government does all day?

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