Does the Number e have Special Meaning?
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|Spencer, Chan; Univ. of Toronto Mathematics Network|
|Answers, explanations, and expositions of the question, Does the number e have any real physical meaning, or is it just a mathematical convenience? Addresses the topics: Simple and Compound Interest; A Physical Meaning for the Number e; The General Situation; The Number e as a Limit; and The Number e in Calculus.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Ed Topics:||Specific Math Concepts/Techniques|
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