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Dimenxian

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
Computer 
Tool 
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Students experience, explore, and apply math concepts in an engaging threedimensional virtual world.
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Quantitative Environmental Lit...

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra)+ 
Computer 
Tool 

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Lots of realworld data, with descriptions of environmental and mathematical implications; stored in a variety of formats for easy download. Catalogued by mathematical topic and by environmental topi...
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The BestFit Straight Line: H...

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra)+ 
Excel 
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Linear regression is a powerful technique for fitting data as students begin mathematical modeling. This is a quick introduction to the technique using an interactive spreadsheet that gives students ...
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Interpolation and Extrapolatio...

Is It Linear? (Algebra)+ 
Excel 
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Interpolation and extrapolation are two concepts in mathematical modeling that are very important for making predictions, an important science process, especially as students begin exploring linear mo...
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Regression

Is It Linear? (Algebra)+ 
Java Applet 
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Plot a bivariate data set, determine the line of best fit for their data, and then check the accuracy of your line of best fit.
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Fun and Sun RentACar Spreads...

Is It Linear? (Algebra)+ 
Spreadsheet 
Tool 

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The Green family is planning a oneweek vacation in Florida and needs to rent a car while there. They must decide which of four rental plans to choose. Students will enter data into a spreadsheet and ...
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Line Gem 1

Line of Best Fit (Algebra) 
Flash 
Tool 

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Line Gem 1 is a game created to help users learn how to graph linear equations on a Cartesian coordinate plane. Users pick the right linear equation so their dragon can fly the correct path to get as ...
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Fun and Sun RentaCarJava V...

Is It Linear? (Algebra)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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The Green family is planning a oneweek vacation in Florida and needs to rent a car while there. They must decide which of four rental plans to choose. Students construct graphs to see which plan is b...
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Data Flyer

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This activity allows the user to plot a set of (x,y) ordered pairs and graph a function on the same coordinate plane. The applet allows the manipulation of a function of the form y = f(x).
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Understanding the Least Square...

Line of Best Fit (Algebra) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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This tool allows users to explore three methods for measuring how well a linear model fits a set of data points.
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Mauna Loa

Line of Best Fit (Algebra) 
Fathom 
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Using the monthly measurement data for 1975 through 1988 from Mauna Loa, predict the CO_{2} level for your birthday in the current year. Data can be downloaded in a Fathom file or the data ...
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Writing Equations of Lines

Writing an Equation (Algebra) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

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This eModule uses interactive graphs to help students deepen their understanding of slope and extend the definition of slope to writing the equation of lines. Online worksheets with immediate feedback...
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Investigating the Height of a ...

Is It Linear? (Algebra)+ 
Excel 
Activity 

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How do you get started at mathematical modeling? Here is an easy, quick, and engaging activity and a “just add data” interactive Excel spreadsheet to accomplish that first modeling task. The task ...
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Algebra Nspirations: Linear Fu...

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
TINspire 
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$ 
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A video that focuses on the TINspire graphing calculator in the context of teaching algebra. In this program the TINspire is used to explore the nature of linear functions. Examples ranging from ...
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Barbie Bungees Again

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
Computer 
Lesson Plan 

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Collect and analyze data to help predict the longest bungee cord that Barbie can use safely.
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Exploring Linear Data

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
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Students model linear data in a variety of settings that range from car repair costs to sports to medicine. Students work to construct scatterplots, interpret data points and trends, and investigate t...
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Impact of a Superstar

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
Computer 
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Students have an opportunity to identify an outlier within a set of reallife data. Using the Illuminations Line of Best Fit Interactive, students plot sets of data. Within each of these sets of data,...
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Writing Equations of Lines

Writing an Equation (Algebra) 
Java Applet 
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This eModule uses interactive graphs to help students deepen their understanding of slope and extend the definition of slope to writing the equation of lines. Online worksheets with immediate feedback...
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Traveling Distances

Line of Best Fit (Algebra) 
Java Applet 
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In this lesson, students interpret the meaning of the slope and yintercept of the graph of reallife data. By examining the graphical representation of the data, students relate the slope and yinter...
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Math Forum Teacher Packet: TI...

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
TINspire 
Lesson Plan 

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This packet contains a copy of the original problem used to create the activity, rationale and explanation behind the “I Notice, I Wonder” focal activity, and some thoughts on why this activity works ...
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Math Forum Teacher Packet: TI...

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
TINspire 
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This packet contains a copy of the original problem used to create the activity, rationale and explanation behind the “Doing it Wrong” focal activity, and some thoughts on why this activity works well...
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Math Forum Teacher Packet: TI...

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
TINspire 
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This packet contains a copy of the original problem used to create the activity, rationale and explanation behind the “Change the Representation” focal activity, and some thoughts on why this activity...
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Apples and Oranges 1 Decimal

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra)+ 
Android 
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This application is a basic tool for learning algebra. Users try to solve a system of linear equations with two equations and two unknown variables. It is based on the same problem used in the free ap...
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Go Big Papa?

Writing an Equation (Algebra) 
Computer 
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In addition to the regular buildyourown pizzas, Papa John’s also offers a number of specialty pizzas, from The Works to Garden Fresh to Hawaiian BBQ Chicken. They sound delicious, but are they actua...
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Data Games: Cartweight

Analyzing Linear Data (Algebra) 
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Students guess the total weight of a cart loaded with a given number of bricks. This requires them to interpret and apply data from the linear model. [Access requires setting up a (free) login.]
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