Matrix Multiplication Teacher Resources
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Application of Matrix Multiplication
The class explores a real-world application in which the data represents rental prices of beach condos. They problem solve by multiplying matrices to determine the cost of each property in each season. Several scenarios are presented in this TI activity.
9th - 12th Math 5 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Designed
In this translation instructional activity, explore through the use of matrix multiplication to rotate, reflect, dilate and translate images. Discussion of dilation, rotation, symmetry, and motion of objects are all covered in this insightful instructional activity.
10th - Higher Ed Math 9 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Multiplying Matrices for Fun and Profit
Students explore matrix multiplication to generate new data. In this pre-algebra instructional activity, students solve problems by computing with matrices. Students explore the concept of matrices in the real-world context of running an ice cream store.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 14 Views 30 Downloads
Dilations with Matrices
Examine dilation with matrices with your class. Learners write a conjecture for how the scale factor determines the size of an image. They then use their conjecture to write a matrix multiplication problem for the illustrated triangle where the image is larger.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Designed
NUMB3RS Activity: Settling The Score
Learn how to investigate matrix multiplication. In this secondary mathematics lesson plan, students examine matrix multiplication in the context of a Homes-Rahe stress test which is similar to the process used to score figure skaters. The lesson plan includes an application of a generic sporting event and one relating to weighted test scores.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 15 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Calculations at Crazy Cookie Company
Students explore matrix multiplication. In this lesson,they work with the teacher to explore matrix multiplication and use their observations to generate procedures and rules. Matrix multiplication is applied to a real-world problem.
9th - 11th Math 6 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Twelfth graders explore transforming matrices representing figures in the coordinate plane by entering data points of figures such as triangles and quadrilaterals into a matrix. Students dilate, rotate, reflect, and translate the figures by multiplying by translation matrices.
9th - 12th Math 9 Views 61 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Finding the Dot Product
Are you just starting a unit of vectors or matrices? Help your class learn how to find the dot product with this simplistic video tutorial. The procedure is shown as the tutor determines the dot product of A and B by transposing numbers and completing matrix multiplication.
2 mins 9th - 11th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Perform operations to add, subtract, multiply and divide matrices. Then solve problems with vectors using matrices. A three day lesson: Matrix Madness, Mystical Matrices, and Decode the Encode. The last lesson has prizes that the class must work to find.
9th - 11th Math 17 Views 153 Downloads
Transformations and Matrices
There are four activities in this extensive instructional activity covering the identity matrix and scaling, the linear representation of translations, the linear representation of rotations, and reflections. In small groups, they use the Cabri II computer program to move objects and make observations.
9th - 11th Math 3 Views 28 Downloads
In this matrix multiplication worksheet, 11th graders solve and complete 8 different problems that include a number of steps in an activity. First, they use the matrix illustrated to respond to various questions referring to it. Then, students create a matrix that represents given information and state the dimensions of their new matrix.
11th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
Navajo Codes In World War II
Students investigate how the Navajo Indians used codes to communicate in using algebraic concepts like matrices, inverse matrices, and matrix multiplication. They also research how the US used the coded language of the Navajo to fool the Japanese during World War II.
7th - 12th Math 13 Views 50 Downloads
Linear Systems: Using Matrix Operations
In this linear systems worksheet, students use matrix multiplication as an elimination technique to solve linear systems. They compare products and explore trends. This four-page worksheet contains explanations, examples and five problems.
12th - Higher Ed Math 3 Views 10 Downloads