Spree, Part II – Daughters

Students use a graphing calculator to solve the "Trawler Problem." In this logarithmic spiral lesson, students follow specific directions to discover the location of a slow boat in a fog bank. They construct a logarithmic spiral to show that more rays will more closely approximate the smooth logarithmic spiral.

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Grade
11th - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
30 mins
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
Technology
Calculator
Year
2006
Usage Permissions
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