Inquiry Unit: Modeling Maximums and Minimums

Young mathematicians explore the maximun area for patio with the added complexity of finding the mimimum cost for construction. First, they maximize the area of a yard given a limited amount of fence and  plot width v. area on a scatter plot. They  estimate cost of building the fence and must meet certain requirements for the fence posted by the city.

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Grade
8th - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
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