Introduction to Calculus
This heady calculus text covers the subjects of differential and integral calculus with rigorous detail, culminating in a chapter of physics and engineering applications. A particular emphasis on classic proof meshes with modern graphs,...
11th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Physics Skill and Practice Worksheets
Stop wasting energy searching for physics resources, this comprehensive collection of worksheets has you covered. Starting with introductions to the scientific method, dimensional analysis, and graphing data, these skills practice...
9th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Using Simulation on the Ti-83 to Explain the Two Children Problem
What is probability? High schoolers will determine the probability of the "two children" problem. They will simulate the "two children" problem using a graphing calculator and a sample size of 250 two-children families. Great application!
9th - Higher Ed Math
Sketch the Graph of a Parabola
How many ways can you graph a quadratic? The video shows two approaches to graphing a quadratic expression that is initially in standard form. The first method finds the vertex using -b/2a. The second approach is to find (h,k).
10 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Sketching a Graph from a Story Problem
One of the beauties of mathematics is the ability to take words and turn them into symbols. The lesson uses a graph to tell a story, and translates a description of water changing temperatures into a graph. The instructor then reviews...
4 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Finding the Linear Function Given Two Points on its Inverse
Linear functions just never go away! Given two points on the inverse of a function, mathematicians find the equation of the original function using a linear model. The lesson captures the importance of understanding the properties of...
6 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Inverse Trig Functions: Arccos
In the third video on inverse trigonometric functions, Sal follows a format similar to the last two. He finds the value for the arcos (-1/2) and shows the restricted domain of the arccos function. He also finds the value for cos(arccos...
4 mins 10th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
Schrödinger's Cat: A Thought Experiment in Quantum Mechanics
Can something be both alive and dead at the same time? According to quantum physicist Erwin Schrödinger, the answer is yes. Watch this short video to learn how the wave and particle nature of all matter allows objects to be in two states...
5 mins 11th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable