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Resource Name Topic (Course) Technology Type \$? Browsing: All Content in PreCalculus for Functions Browse discussions Login to Subscribe / Save Results Exponential and Logarithm Func... exponential (PreCalculus) Computer Activity [0] A quiz (with answers) on exponential and logarithmic functions. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... In Search of the Missing e... exponential (PreCalculus) Computer Activity [0] A review and an investigation of the natural exponential function. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Lines in the Plane: Quiz linear (PreCalculus) Computer Activity [1] A quiz (with answers) on lines and their equations. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Principles of Calculus Modelin... linear (PreCalculus) Computer Activity [1] Exercises on equations of lines (PDF). More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Principles of Calculus Modelin... exponential (PreCalculus) Computer Activity [0] Exercises on exponential and logarithmic functions (PDF). More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Cubic Function Explorer - Math... graphs and parameters of these functions (PreCalculus) Java Applet Activity [0] An interactive applet that allows the user to graphically explore the properties of a cubic function. Specifically, it is designed to foster an intuitive understanding of the effects of changin... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Exponential Functions and the ... exponential (PreCalculus) Java Applet Activity [0] Guided activities with the Graph Explorer applet, designed to let students discover some properties of simple exponential functions and to learn some ways of defining the number e. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Got a Plan? (PDF file) linear (PreCalculus)+ Java Applet Activity [0] Use this sample activity with the Piecewise Linear Function Grapher to explore different cell phone plans and find out what works best for different situations. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Linear Functions linear (PreCalculus)+ Java Applet Activity [2] Guided activities with the Graph Explorer applet, in which students explore how the graph of a linear function relates to its formula, and learn to graph and edit functions in the applet, including on... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Quadratic Functions quadratic (PreCalculus) Java Applet Activity [5] Guided activities with the Graph Explorer applet, designed to let students learning about quadratic functions explore: the parabolic shape of the graphs of quadratic functions; how coefficients affect... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Spikes and Spears: an interact... rational (PreCalculus)+ Java Applet Activity [2] Activity using an applet that helps students predict the shape of the graph of a rational function, and in particular to locate its various vertical asymptotes (spikes) and its horizontal or slant asy... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Exploring the Witch of Agnesi asymptotes (PreCalculus)+ Sketchpad Activity [1] This activity has students construct the graph of the Witch of Agnesi, and investigate both its asymptotes and inflection points. Fermat studied this function in the seventeenth century. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... From Secant Lines to Tangent L... limits (PreCalculus)+ Sketchpad Activity [1] This activity demonstrates one of the many ways Sketchpad can be used in a calculus or math analysis class. Here, students explore the relationship between the slopes of secant lines to a curve... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Functions linear (PreCalculus)+ Sketchpad Activity [0] Investigate constant, linear, quadratic, cubic, square root, cube root, absolute value, rational, natural log, and exponential functions. Parent functions and full form functions for modification are... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Graphing f '(x): Increasing, D... increasing, decreasing and constant rates of change (PreCalculus)+ Sketchpad Activity [0] This activity is designed to follow the activities From Secant Lines to Tangent Lines and Slopes and Derivatives [referenced below], but it can easily stand on its own. Using a dynamic t... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Translation of Functions graphs and parameters of these functions (PreCalculus) Sketchpad Activity [0] Students create both geometric and algebraic translations of a function, match the two translations, and use the components of the geometric vector to write an equation for translated image. The li... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Exponential Growth exponential (PreCalculus)+ TI-Nspire Activity [0] The main objective of this activity is to ﬁnd an approximation for the value of the mathematical constant e and to apply it to exponential growth and decay problems. To accomplish this, student... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... The Beach Race derivative (PreCalculus) TI-Nspire Activity [0] In a beach race, contestants must swim to a point along the beach and then run to reach the ﬁnish line. Where should I aim to land on the beach so as to minimize my total time for the race? Stu... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... What's My Model? linear (PreCalculus)+ TI-Nspire Activity [0] Students will investigate several different regression models and determine which of the models makes the most sense, based upon a real-world situation (cooling a cup of hot chocolate). More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Rational Number Relationships rational (PreCalculus)+ Excel Lesson Plan [0] In this activity, students use an interactive spreadsheet template to explore relationships and patterns in rational numbers. The students will also learn how to create the template. Students will exp... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Relationships Between Area and... derivative (PreCalculus) Excel Lesson Plan [0] In this activity, students explore the relationships between area and perimeter by fixing one value and maximizing the other. Students will explore the relationship between perimeter and area of recta... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Graphs and Functions linear (PreCalculus)+ Java Applet Lesson Plan [3] This lesson is designed to introduce students to graphing functions. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Introduction to Fractals: Geom... limits (PreCalculus) Java Applet Lesson Plan [0] This activity is designed to further the work of the Infinity, Self-Similarity and Recursion lesson by showing students other classical fractals, the Sierpinski Triangle and Carpet, this time involvin... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Patterns In Fractals limits (PreCalculus) Java Applet Lesson Plan [0] Introduces students to the idea of finding number patterns in the generation of several different types of fractals. More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Properties of Fractals limits (PreCalculus) Java Applet Lesson Plan [0] This activity is designed to further the work of the Infinity, Self-Similarity and Recursion, Geometric Fractals, and Fractals and the Chaos Game lessons by leading the students to build a working def... More: lessons, discussions, ratings, reviews,... Page 1     2     3     4     5     6     7   next »