by Lychelle Sinclair, Arthur Ashe Middle School

This Web Quest assignment will help you in finding the percentage of numbers,determining what operation to use in real-life problems, creating graphs and estimations.

Introduction

Purchasing a home is a big accomplishment and an expensive step in life.  We are going to discover just how expensive owning a home is.  You have just graduated from Law school and are ready to own your first home.  As a graduation gift your parents have given you $20000 towards the down payment on your house.  You will be using Web Quest in which you will use the internet to search the prices of homes in different neighborhoods and the loan options.  You will calculate your mortgage, build a budget and discover based on your salary and debt to credit ratio, what you really can afford.