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Technology PoW: Runners
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Description:

Tell how a runner's step size predicts the time it takes to run from the building to the tree. A link to a Java applet from NCTM's Electronic Examples, Principles and Standards for School Mathematics is provided to help students think about the problem.

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Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Claire Mead
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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  Amirah
Comment:This tool is very engaging. I can see students using it for discovery.
  HHDS Mrs M
Comment:Great tool for investigating the relationship between distance, rate and time. Can be used for learning about proportions, equations, graphs, and slope.
  Desert Crone
Comment:works well; gives a lot of "play" to explore distance - time - speed