Graphing and Properties of Parabolas
In this graphing activity, students identify the vertex, axis of symmetry, and direction of the opening of a parabola. They graph given equations. This four-page activity contains 18 problems. Answers are provided on the last page.
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Graphs of Quadratic Functions
The equations look different, but their graphs are the same. How can that be? This activity leads your mathematicians in an exploration of three different forms of the same quadratic function. After comparing the equations, their graphs,...
8th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Exploring the Symmetry in Graphs of Quadratic Functions
Math is all about finding solutions and connections you didn't expect! Young mathematicians often first discover nonlinear patterns when graphing quadratic functions. The activity begins with the vocabulary of a quadratic graph and uses...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Relationships Between Quantities and Reasoning with Equations and Their Graphs
Graphing all kinds of situations in one and two variables is the focus of this detailed unit of daily lessons, teaching notes, and assessments. Learners start with piece-wise functions and work their way through setting up and solving...
6th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Exploring Quadratic Graphs - Concept
Show your class how to use properties to make graphing easier with a resource that explores the graphs of quadratics. Using tables to determine the points to graph, pupils discover the symmetry of parabolas in order to short cut the...
5 mins 8th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable