Using Algebra and Discrete Mathematics to Investigate Population Changes in a Trout Pond (i-Math Investigations)
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|Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)|
|An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation that illustrates the use of iteration, recursion, and algebra to model and analyze a changing fish population. Graphs, equations, tables, and technological tools are used to investigate the effect of varying parameters on the long-term population.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Multimedia, Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Basic Algebra, Graphing of Data, Statistics, Animal Biology|
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