Pete Bakken, November 2016

Posted: 11/1/2016

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Originally filmed November 2014. 

Discussion Question: 

Teacher Resource: This link has a very good visual of how a combine works. 

Core Content Standard & Question 4.OA.2 Multiply or divide to solve word problems involving multiplicative comparison, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem, distinguishing multiplicative comparison from additive comparison.

  • Pete told us that his soybean yield was 55 bushels per acre. If Pete has 100 acres of soybeans, how many bushels did he harvest?
  • If Pete’s corn yield this year was 180 bushels per acre, and he has 200 acres of corn how many bushels of corn did he harvest?