This problem solving task uses the tale of Archimedes and the King of Syracuse's crown to determine the volume and mass of gold and silver.
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Suggested Technology: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Microsoft Office
Freely Available: Yes
Keywords: volume, mass, ratio, proportion, density, Florida Standards
Instructional Component Type(s): Problem-Solving Task
Resource Collection: Illustrative Mathematics