Introducing the Absolute Value Function

Ninth graders explore absolute value functions.  In this Algebra I lesson, 9th graders examine data by comparing individual data points to the mean by finding the differrence and the distance from the mean.  Students investigate the absolute value function in the y=register to model the relationship between the distances and the differences. 

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