Nautical Knots


Source: Wikimedia

Type: Mini-lesson

Theme: Historical

Grades: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Learning Target: Students will learn how to convert between knots and miles per hour and understand how nautical miles are calculated.

Instructions

Remind students how to calculate velocity.

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CCSS Math Practice
  • I can reason abstractly and quantitatively.
NGSS Crosscutting Concepts
  • Scale, Proportion, and Quantity
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