Finding the Vertex of Quadratic Equations in Vertex Form
In this math learning exercise students find the vertex of parabolas when given the formula in function format. All answers are given at the bottom of the page.
9th Math 4 Views 21 Downloads
Math Stars: a Problem-Solving Newsletter Grade 7
Put on your thinking caps because middle school math has never been more interesting in this huge resource full of thought provoking questions. Written as a newsletter, the resource has 10 two-page newsletters with a variety of...
6th - 9th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring the Vertex Form of the Quadratic Equation
Students explore the concept of quadratic equations. In this quadratic equations lesson, students graph parabolas on their calculator and determine the vertex form of the function given the graph. Students examine the vertex of the...
9th - 12th Math
Parabolas Are All Around Us
Moving parabolas off of graph paper and into the real world is the task at hand in this detailed poster project. First, learners perform a cumulative activity identifying many characteristics of an assigned quadratic equation. Next, they...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
The Math Behind Michael Jordan's Legendary Hang Time
As spectacular of an athlete as he was, even Michael Jordan can't beat gravity. Engage young scholars in exploring the science and math behind this hall-of-famer's amazing leaping ability, and see how things would be different on other...
4 mins 7th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable