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Activity: Exploring Infinite Series through Baravelle Spirals
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Description: This activity is an introduction to the concept of convergent infinite series using an iterative geometric construction. This activity has been adapted from the following article: Choppin, J. M. (1994). Spiral through recursion. Mathematics Teacher, 87(7), 504-508.
Technology Type: Sketchpad 
Author: for Technology and Teacher Education
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Courses: PreCalculus infinite, geometric
Calculus Est. lims. w/ graphs or tables, Concept of infinite series, Geometric series, Graphic demo. of convergence