Toilet Paper Roll
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Act One
 Teacher noteMake guesses. Ask students for numbers that are too low, too high, and actual guesses.
Write them on the board, on pieces of paper, in their notebook, somewhere.
Act Two
 Teacher noteAsk students to think of information that could be useful in answering the question.
I give you more than enough info here, just in case students ask for it. It's up to them to put a plan in motion.
*Attention: Notice the thickness of one sheet of toilet paper is given in millimeters. You might need to review or have students look up the conversion of millimeters to centimeters or vice versa.
** (Student) Solution is in the Sequel section.  ImageToilet Paper Roll  Act 2a
 ImageToilet Paper Roll  Act 2b
 ImageToilet Paper Roll  Act 2c
Act Three
Sequel
 ImageTP Student Work
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