Whelk-Come to Mathematics: Using Rational Functions to Investigate the Behavior of Northwestern Crows (i-Math Investigations)
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|Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)|
|An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation in which students use rational functions to explore the possible reasons behind the observation that northwestern crows consistently drop a type of mollusk called a whelk from a height of 5 meters.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Multimedia, Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Functions, Data Analysis, Graphing of Data, Animal Biology|
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