Moving Rectangular Objects around Corners

Young scholars compute the longest piece of furniture that can be taken around a corner. In this application of calculus problem, students use their TI-84 calculator to compute the size of the largest piece of furniture that can be taken around two corners. They first ignore all measurements except length, then compute allowing for depth of an object. There are ten exercises with varying degrees of directions that lead the student through the process.

11th - 12th Math 3 Views 11 Downloads
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