## Act 1

1. How much money was spent?

2. Write down a guess.

## Act 2

3. What information would be useful to figure this out?

4. Write down some questions you have in your head right now.

## Act 3

## Sequel

5. Write an equation to describe this situation.

6. How much would you spend at this pump if you drove a 2013 Cadillac Escalade?

**Common Core Standards**

6.RP

Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

HSA.CED

Create equations that describe numbers or relationships.

**TEKS**

6.5(A)

represent mathematical and real-world problems involving ratios and rates using scale factors, tables, graphs, and proportions

A.2(D)

write and solve equations involving direct variation

Credits: Edmunds, John Stevens