Differential Equations Teacher Resources

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Differential Equations Representing Growth and Decay: Rice Legend

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
The legend of a wise man who asks a king for rice as a reward presents a context to study exponential solutions to differential equations. Pupils move quantities of rice to a chessboard and calculate the amount of rice for each day. To...
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Differential Equations

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this differential equations instructional activity, learners solve and complete 3 different parts of a problem. First, they sketch a slope field for the given differential equation on the axes provided. Then, students write an...
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Worksheet Seventeen: Differential Equations

For Students Higher Ed
In this differential equation worksheet, students solve differential equations and graph solutions. This two-page worksheet contains 8 multi-step problems.
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Approxiamte Solutions to Differential Equations-Slope Fields (graphical) and Euler's Method (numeric)

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders explore differential equations.  In this calculus lesson, 12th graders explore Euler’s Methods of solving differential equations.  Students use the symbolic capacity of the TI-89 to compare Euler’s Method of numeric...
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The Spread of Disease with Differential Equations

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders solve problems using differential equations.  In this Calculus lesson, 12th graders analyze data regarding the spread of a flu virus.  Students use the symbolic capacity of the TI-89 to develop a model and analyze the...
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Logistic Growth, Differential Equations, Slope Fields

For Teachers 12th Standards
Investigate differential equations with your class. They use the TI-89 to explore differential equations analytically, graphically, and numerically as the examine the relationships between each of the three approaches.
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Differential Equations and Initial Value Problems

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Demonstrate working an initial value problem with an AP Calculus video that verifies that a family of functions is a solution to a differential equation by substitution. The presentation goes on to find a particular solution that belongs...
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Linear Systems: Applications of Linear Algebra to Differential Equations

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this differential equations worksheet, learners solve systems of simultaneous differential equations using linear algebra. This six-page worksheet contains approximately six problems, with explanations and examples.
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First Order Linear Differential Equations

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
For this linear differential equations worksheet, students solve 5 various types of problems that relate to first order linear differential equations. First, they find the general solution of the differential equation given in numbers 1...
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Coffee: Differential Equation

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this differential worksheet, students read a word problem and write a differential equation and solve it. They draw the slope field for given problems. This two-page worksheet contains 9 multi-step problems.
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Differential Equations

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this differential equations instructional activity, students solve and complete 3 sets of various problems. First, they solve each of the differential equations. Then, students use the given information to evaluate the constant of...
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Differential Equations

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this differential equations worksheet, students identify the slope and describe all points on the plane for the positive slope. This one-page worksheet contains three problems.
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First-Order Differential Equations and Vector-Matrix Systems

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this differential equation worksheet, students answer seventeen problems related to first-order differential equations, vectors, systems of equations, and vector-matrix form of systems of equations.
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Linear Systems: Differential Equations

For Students Higher Ed
In this differential equations worksheet, students solve collections of simultaneous differential equations. This six-page worksheet contains examples, explanations, and approximately six problems.
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Differential Equation

For Students Higher Ed
In this differential activity, students answer three essay questions. They are presented a problem about the height of a tree being a function of the base diameter. Students write the equation for the differential equation, solve the...
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Linear Systems: Differential Equations

For Students Higher Ed
In this differential equations worksheet, students determine the stability of matrices and evaluate a matrix with an exponent. This two-page worksheet contains examples, explanations, and two problems to solve.
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Applying Linear Algebra to Differential Equations

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students using linear algebra to find the solutions to the differential equations. The equations are listed in systems.
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Differential Equations

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this differential equation worksheet, students find the derivative of given equations and express their answers as Maclaurin series. This two-page worksheet contains examples and explanations. There are two problems in this worksheet.
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Differential Equations and Slope Fields

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Students solve differential equations.  In this differential equations lesson, students use their TI-89 calculator to explore slope fields and find solutions to a differential equation.  They graph their solutions.
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Biological Models with Differential Equations

For Teachers 12th
Explore differential equations by using models representing growth and decline. Using calculus, learners will investigate exponential and logistic growth in the context of several models representing the growth or decline of a...
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An Introduction to Solving Differential Equations

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders investigate differential equations.  In this calculus instructional activity, 12th graders are presented with a step-by-step illustrated review of the process used in solving differential equations and an application...
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Solving Differential Equations

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders explore differential equations.  In this calculus lesson plan, 12th graders solve differential equations graphically, numerically and analytically.
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Differential Equations on the TI-92 PLUS

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students identify and familiarize themself with the features and capabilities of the TI-92 Plus calculator. They also find symbolic solutions of differential equations and general solutions or to find particular solutions of...
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Differential Equations

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Need some help teaching differential equations? Here's a perfect resource for you. An analysis of differential equations gives instructors a better understanding of the concept. The resource gives suggestions on how to incorporate...