Derivatives of Exponential Function Teacher Resources
Find Derivatives of Exponential Function educational ideas and activities
Showing 41 - 60 of 141 resources
Pennies, Pressure, Temperature, and Light
Students explore a variety of relationships using pennies, pressure, temperature, light and pendulums to determine the algebraic equation that best represents the pattern modeled by the variables involved in each situation.
9th - 12th Math 5 Views 28 Downloads
Submarines and Aircraft Carriers: The Science of Nuclear Power
As physics masters view this presentation, they learn how nuclear power is used in submarines. They use Google Maps to plot a course through the ocean and calculate the time required for surfacing and traveling. They learn about fission, gamma rays, critical mass, and exponential decay.
9th - 12th Science 12 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Why Are Hot Things Red?
In this radiation and temperature worksheet, students use 2 methods to derive the Wein Displacement law that shows the relationship between the temperature of a body to the frequency where the Planck curve's value is at its maximum. Students are given data of the temperatures and wavelengths for 12 different bodies and they find a formula that fits the data.
11th - Higher Ed Math 5 Views 12 Downloads
Analyze This Function
In this derivatives instructional activity, students solve 11 short answer and graphing problems. Students find inflection points, increasing and decreasing intervals, maximums and minimums, and graph an exponential derivative. Students use the quotient rule to find the derivative.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
Linear and Quadratic Approximations
Students explore a linear, a parabolic, and a log function. In this Algebra II/Pre-calculus lesson students investigate the graph a line, a parabola, and a log function. Students examine the three graphs as they compare and contrast the three in a problem solving context.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
Exploration 3: Introduction to Definite Integrals
In this integral activity, students estimate the definite integral and find the derivative of functions. They graph functions and determine the range of the velocity. This three-page activity contains approximately 40 problems.
11th - 12th Math 8 Views 21 Downloads
Students explore the pattern created by a sequence or series. In this geometry lesson plan, students relate the spread of a virus to the growth of exponential functions. They collect data as they analyze the sequence created by the growth.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Students graph functions and their inverse. In this graphing functions and their inverse lesson, students plot a point and its' image. Students plot the exponential and logarithm functions. Students find the slope of the function and its inverse by taking the derivative.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 10 Downloads
Math 155 - Worksheet 5. Derivative
For this derivative worksheet, students find the derivative of given functions and find the equation of a tangent line to a curve. They differentiate functions and work velocity and acceleration functions. This two-page worksheet contains five multi-step problems.
Higher Ed Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students examine the stars and constellations. In this Seven Stars lesson plan, students manipulate logarithmic formulas to discover star properties. Students read the story of the Seven Stars in the Crow culture and discuss the brightest stars as viewed from Earth.
11th - 12th Math 31 Views 67 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
An Introduction to the TI-Nspire Calculator Function
Students explore the calculator function of the TI-Nspire. In this secondary mathematics lesson plan, students investigate many of the features of the calculator function of the TI-Nspire. Students review basic computation, square roots, absolute values, exponential functions, logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions, summations and matrices as they explore the TI-Npsire.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 13 Downloads
Inverse Functions: Pennies, Pressure, Temperature and Light
The major goal of this lesson is to collect data from a variety of experiments, and then determine what type of model best fits the data, and explain why. Students will explore a variety of relationships using pennies, pressure, temperature, light, and pe
All All 3 Views 7 Downloads
Continuous Probability Distributions
In this continuous probability distribution worksheet, students identify discrete and continuous distributions. They calculate the linear combination of the independent normal random variable and determine probabilities using exponential distribution.
10th - 12th Math 15 Views 51 Downloads
Newton's Law of Cooling
Twelfth graders investigate exponential decay. In this Calculus lesson plan, 12th graders explore Newton’s Law of cooling which can be modeled by a differential equation. Students use the model to solve a murder as they examine the temperature of a body to determine time of death.
12th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads