Give Me a Hand or Leaf Me Alone

Students investigate surface area.  In this Algebra I or Algebra II instructional activity, students explore the surface area of an irregularly shaped object by relating area to mass.  Students collect data, create a scatter plot, and determine the line of best fit.

9th - 11th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Math
2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator
Year
2001

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