Solving Word Problems: Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions (S.O.S. Mathematics)
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|Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, Univ. of Texas at El Paso|
|To solve an exponential or logarithmic word problem, convert the narrative to an equation and solve the equation. Includes discussions of problems dealing with interest rates, mortgages, population, radioactive decay, and earthquakes.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Courses, Problems/Puzzles, Word Problems, Tutorials|
|Math Topics:||Basic Algebra, Exponents/Roots, Logarithms, Functions|
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