Continued Fractions, Infinite Continued Fractions, and Iteration
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|Don Cohen, The Mathman|
|Ten different ways to solve a quadratic equation - an area of mathematics with applications to population increase, finding the square root of a number, chaos theory, and fractals. Sample problems from Chapter 8 (Solving Equations and Iteration) of Don Cohen's Worksheet book and his videotape number 2, "Iteration to Infinite Sequences with 6 to 11 year-olds."|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities, Problems/Puzzles|
|Math Topics:||Equations, Exponents/Roots, Chaos, Fractals, Population|
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