Vacation

Introduction
Task
Process

To successfully complete this project, you will need to complete the following items.

Evaluation

Here are some additional questions and ideas you may want to consider for your project.

  • Will the cost of each vacation be the same at all times of the year?
  • What factors might affect the cost of the vacation package?
  • What type of graph would be best for showing the temperature variations for the travel destination?
  • Would the Internet be a useful tool in estimating the cost of meals, since meals are not included in the plan?
  • How could you use a spreadsheet to find the cost of different vacation packages?

Conclusion

Here are some ideas for concluding your project.

  • Present your project to your class or at a family night.
  • Present the information on a Web page. Have other students critique your project and help you to make improvements to your project.
  • Write a one-page summary of your project, including what you have learned from researching this topic.
  • Interview a travel agent to learn how they help families plan their vacations.

Credits

Glenco Online- Internet project

Article from USA today

Teacher Page

Thank you for using this webquest. I hope this helps conect how math can be used in a practical situation. For more information or questions cantact Mr. Lowell

lowellj@mduad.org