Explore some of the math behind claims of voter suppression, with emphasis on percentages in different voter demographics, in this infographic from KQED. In the accompanying classroom activity, students discuss the infographic and consider what information beyond the percentages given would be needed to give a fuller picture of voter demographics. To get the most from this lesson, students should have some prior exposure to percent. This resource is part of the Math at the Core: Middle School Collection.
This resource is part of the Math at the Core: Middle School collection.