On October 12th, Eliud Kipchoge ran a marathon in Vienna in under 2 hours. He has now broken a barrier of what humans are capable of accomplishing.
We wondered how record marathon times have changed through the years. Will those record times keep being broken? Does the data help you predict?
The activity: FastestMarathon.pdf
CCSS: 7.RP, 8.F, 8.SP, MP1, MP4, HSM
For members we have an editable Word docx, an Excel sheet of our data with a chart, and solutions.
FastestMarathon.docx marathon-times.xlsx FastestMarathon-solution.pdf