World Cup rankings

In December soccer teams with the strongest world rankings were chosen to play in the once-every-4-years World Cup. The World Cup competition has just begun and will continue through July 15th.

The team rankings are calculated in a pretty complex manner.  Wanna learn how?

Students can explore the ranking formula and do their own calculations to rank teams.  Does it all seem fair?

The activity: PartI-WorldCupRanking2018.pdf

For members we have an editable docx and solutions.

PartI-WorldCupRanking2018.docx         PartI-WorldCupRanking2018-solution.pdf

CCSS: 5.OA, 5.NBT, 5.NF.B, 6.NS.B, 6.EE, 6.SP, 7.EE, 8.F, 8.SP, HSA


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