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Would You Rather…

Would You Rather...

Have a stack of quarters from the floor to the top of your head OR $225?

Whichever answer you choose, justify your reasoning with mathematics.
Help for teachers:

According to Wikipedia, average height for girls by age:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Female_Stature_vs_Age.svg

According to Wikipedia, average height for boys by age:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Male_Stature_vs_Age.svg

If you want a better conversation, change the $225 to suit your class needs:
http://bit.ly/1jL4qEq

Oh, thickness of a quarter might help:
http://bit.ly/1hKhPNz

Let me know if you use this one and how it goes!

Would You Rather…

Would You Rather...

Earn a dollar for every foot in 1 mile OR earn a dollar for every day you’ve been alive?

BONUS: How old do you have to be before it is more beneficial to take the money based on days alive? Change the miles to challenge the audience.

http://www.beatcanvas.com/daysalive.asp

Whichever answer you choose, justify your reasoning with mathematics