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**Grade: **7**
**(also appropriate for advanced 6th graders)

**Standards: **7.RP.3

**Description:** Students will use proportions and proportional reasoning to accurately calculate how tall something is without actually measuring the height of that object - since it is really tall and they can't! Students will utilize the concepts of ratios, proportions, and indirect measurement to accomplish this.