Exploring Infinite Series through Baravelle Spirals

Students are introduced to the concept of convergent infinite series using a recursive geometric construction. They explore the concept of a convergent infinite series using partial sums. Students use formal calculations, visualizations, pattern discovery and recursion. They are asked to investigate numerically and visually the sums of infinite series.

9th - 12th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
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