The purpose of the Feisty Cat – SBAC Performance Task is to familiarize students with math performance tasks in preparation for standardized testing. This task has a multitude of applications. There are six versions of the task, each has the same context but different numbers. You can use these as class activities, proficiency practice, or quizzes.
The Feisty Cat task gives students an opportunity to demonstrate their ability to calculate unit rates and compare proportional relationships. Using the four operations of rational numbers, they will create a table to aide in analyzing a multi-step real world problem. Students will reason quantitatively to determine the best buy over the course of one month, two months, and a full year. Students will exhibit competence with math content standards 7.RP.1, 7.RP.2, 7.NS.1, 7.NS.2, 7.NS.3 and mathematical practices standards MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, MP6, and MP8.
The following downloads are included with this project:
- Instructions for teachers
- Feisty Cat – SBAC Performance Task (6 versions)
- Feisty Cat – Answer Key (6 versions)
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