New Pirates of the Caribbean – How profitable?

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

The fifth Pirates of the Caribbean movie opened on Friday, May 26th. Your students might be looking forward to seeing this movie and motivated to understand the investment expenses and profit expectations. Our data and questions will help them judge this movie as the gamble that the Disney Studios have undertaken and predict for themselves if this will be another profitable Pirate movie.  You might kick off the activity with this trailer of the movie.

The Activity: pirates-of-the-caribbean.pdf

For members we have an editable Word docx, an Excel file of our calculations, and solutions with teaching tips.

pirates-of-the-caribbean.docx        Pirates.xlsx      pirates-of-the-caribbean-solution.pdf

CCSS: 6.RP.3, 6.SP.3 7.EE.B.3, MP5, HSM



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