# Most/Least

#### Bamboo and the Botanist

Given scientific data that shows how much two bamboo plants have grown over seven days, student make observations and record their thinking using equality and inequality symbols.

#### Football Players

Students round the weights of 12 football players to the nearest hundred and the nearest tenth to determine if they will earn a dinner at Pete's Restaurant.

#### Planting Seeds

Given 84 seeds, students determine how to put the same number of seeds in each pot.

#### Insects in Jars

Rounding to the nearest 10, students determine how many insects are let go from glass jars.

#### On the Beach

Students determine how many pink shells Kim found on the beach.

Given a total of 14 lemons, students determine if Mary has enough lemons to make two glasses of lemonade.

#### Anna's Apples

Students determine how many less apples are in a bowl than on a tray.

#### Oh, Nuts!

Students determine how many nuts Sam the squirrel hides under a rock.

#### Mike's Marbles

Students determine whether or not Mike found ten marbles.

#### Looking for Pigs

Students determine if Angela found all seven of her pigs on the farm.