Navigation ^

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Regional Conference and Exposition: Richmond, Virginia

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

45- Apportionment: Seven Roads to Fairness

Thursday, November 13, 2014: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
Capital Ballroom 6/7/8 (Marriott) (Marriott)
Lead Speaker:
William Bowdish

  • 25587 Bowdish Apportionment Seven Roads to Fairness.pdf (376.8 kB)

  • Learn how the U.S. Constitution dictates how U.S. House seats are apportioned. Seven apportionment methods are discussed and include the geometric and harmonic mean. Graphing calculator technology is incorporated. Math mixes with history!

    Presentation Format: 6-8 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8, 9 to 12

    See more of: 6-8 Gallery Workshop