Linear Approximation Teacher Resources
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Linear and Quadratic Approximations
Learners 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. Learners examine the three graphs as they compare and contrast the three in a problem solving context.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
Polynomial Approximations--An Introduction to the Taylor Series
Twelfth graders examine the Taylor Series. In this calculus lesson, 12th graders explore the representation of a function as an infinite sum of terms calculated form the values of its derivatives at a single point, hence the Taylor Series.
12th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads
Introduction to Tangent Lines using the TI-Nspire
Students make mathematical argument using the concept of Limit. In this algebra instructional activity, student calculate the instantaneous rate of change from the linear graph. They use a TI-calculator to create a visual of the graphs.
9th - 11th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
Looking at Polynomials as Dynamic Mathematical Objects
Learners explore graphs of polynomials. In this Pre-calculus/Calculus lesson, students investigate the problem of constructing the expression for a polynomial curve based on the dynamic properties of the curve. TI-Interactive is required to perform the algebraic manipulations.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 10 Downloads
Physics 240: 24
In this physics 240:24 worksheet, students apply the concepts of wave, speed and sound, and oscillation to correctly answer the word problems provided. Students apply their understanding of pressure and molecular motion to calculate the speed of sound and oscillation in the given problems.
10th - Higher Ed Science 4 Views 23 Downloads
Physics 210: 24
In this physics 210 learning exercise, students answer the question of the predicted modes of oscillations heard based on the information provided in the word problems. Students apply their understanding of sound waves to answer the questions given.
10th - Higher Ed Science 4 Views 13 Downloads