Lesson: What’s the Deal?
Grade Level: 4-5
Skills: Division, Multiplication, Logic
A small bag of M&M’s has 25 pieces of candy in it and costs 75¢. A large bag of M&M’s has 50 pieces of candy and costs $1.45. Which is a better deal for the money. Explain.
What’s the greatest number of large bags of M&M’s you could buy with $5, and how much change would you get?