# MAFS.7.NS.1.3 – Worksheet 1 - the School District of Palm Beach

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MAFS.7.NS.1.3 – Worksheet 1
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1. Jim bought a new freezer last winter. When he plugged it in at noon the temperature
inside the freezer was 21oC. That night the temperature inside the freezer was –15oC. By
how many degrees Celsius did the temperature change?
2. Lee recorded the change in the price of gas over the past few months in the table
below. What was the total price change in gas over the 6 months in the table?
Month
May
June
July
August
September
October
Total
Change
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Price Change
(in Dollars)
0.03
0.05
– 0.02
– 0.25
– 0.04
– 0.35
Grade 7 Mathematics
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MAFS.7.NS.1.3 – Worksheet 1
3. The First Lady set aside
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of the land in the White House Kitchen Garden to grow peas.
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of that land to grow sugar snap peas. What fraction of the
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White House Kitchen Garden will be used to grow sugar snap peas?
She is planning to use
4. Bret bought a new aquarium and is trying to get the perfect water level for his fish. He
lowered the water level in his aquarium 5 mm each day for seven days. On the eighth
day he lowered the water level an additional 6 mm. Select all the ways Bret can find the
total change in the water level of his aquarium.
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7(– 5) + (– 6)
7(– 5 + 6)
– 6 – 7(5)
– 6 + 7(– 5)
7(– 5) + 6
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pounds of chocolate chips in her pantry. She decides to divide the
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chocolate chips into bags which can hold of a pound of chocolate chips. How many
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bags can Mrs. Neely fill?
5. Mrs. Neely has 1
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