Cutting Conics

Young scholars explore the concept of conic sections. In this conic sections instructional activity, students cut spheres and cones with a plane to create various conic sections such as circles, ellipses, hyperbolas, and parabolas. Young scholars use the Conic Section Explorer tool to cut the cones.

9th - 12th Math 9 Views 22 Downloads
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Inquiry-Based Learning

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