# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Applied Agricultural Concepts Task 10182804

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Estimate the yield of specific garden crops.

Definition

Estimation should include
  • calculating the pounds/bushels per acre/square foot
  • calculating pounds per plant.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How many plants would one need to supply fresh tomatoes for a family of four?
  • How many pounds of tomatoes would be needed to can 25 quarts of tomato sauce?
  • What is the yield in pounds for a 50-foot row of sweet corn?

Related Standards of Learning

Mathematics

A.1

The student will
  1. represent verbal quantitative situations algebraically; and
  2. evaluate algebraic expressions for given replacement values of the variables.