We found 71 resources with the keyterm parabolas
Introduction to the Quadratic EquationLesson Planet
9 mins 7th - 11th
Sal first solves a couple of equations using the factoring method he has already taught. Next, he introduces the quadratic formula and demonstrates how to plug the numbers from the quadratic equation into the quadratic formula....
Graphs of Quadratic FunctionsLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The equations look different, but their graphs are the same. How can that be? This activity leads your mathematicians in an exploration of three different forms of the same quadratic function. After comparing the equations, their graphs,...
Graphing Calculator Activity: Non-Linear FunctionsLesson Planet
8th - 9th
In this graphing calculator activity, students observe the steps in using a graphing calculator to figure the coordinates in a non-linear function. Individually, they evaluate given a specified function, create a table, sketch a graph of...
Quadratic Equations with the CBL 2Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Learners practice generating parabolas with a motion sensor while determining the vertex form of the equation. They compare it to the regression equation from the calculator onto a data mate software. Each student completes several...
SAT Prep: Test 8 Section 5 Part 4Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th
If your math students are having a hard time with graphing and slopes, this video could be a great resource as they prepare for the SAT. Sal takes care in explaining his thought process, making sure where to note different strategies to...
SAT Prep: Test 5 Section 3 Part 4Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th
Explaining that the only thing he gets in return for these videos "is the satisfaction of you guys getting a perfect score on the SAT," Sal charges on through the practice SAT problems. Students who have a difficulty with parabolas and...
SAT Prep: Test 3 Section 4 Part 2Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
Sal explains how helping his young cousins with their math skills inspired him to make this series of videos, so he can help a bunch of people pass the SAT. In this video, he covers exponents, quadratics, and parabolas in problems 5-9 on...
Easy Worksheet: Writing Equations of FunctionsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
In this writing equations of functions worksheet, students solve 4 short answer problems. Students write equations of transformed parabolas and absolute value equations given a stretch/shrink factor and vertical horizontal shift.