This worksheet is a series of word problems focused on percentages in the context of artificial intelligence. It challenges students to apply their knowledge of percentage calculations to various hypothetical scenarios, such as determining the amount of funding allocated to research and development by a startup, assessing the accuracy of an AI model in identifying images, forecasting job growth in the AI field, and analyzing the labeling accuracy of a data set. The worksheet also includes problems related to performance metrics, energy consumption savings by AI algorithms, market share analysis, training time allocation for an AI process, and improvements in AI system accuracy.
The worksheet is designed to teach students how to calculate percentages and apply these calculations to real-life situations, particularly within the emerging field of artificial intelligence. It aims to improve their mathematical reasoning and problem-solving skills by using scenarios that might be encountered in technology and business. The problems encourage students to practice converting between percentages and whole numbers, to understand percentage growth, and to interpret statistical data-all crucial skills for comprehending reports and data in a technologically-driven world. This worksheet helps bridge the gap between abstract mathematical concepts and their practical applications in an industry context.