# Absolute Value Functions Teacher Resources

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#### Algebra: High School Common Core Math

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
All Algebra, all the time! Here is a compiled list of resources that address all of the standards regarding Algebra Common Core for high school. Each resource has the main standard it addresses under the notes section of the item.
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#### Summer Math Projects

For Teachers 6th - 11th
Summer learning loss can be one of the most tragic things to happen to a student's academic success, as well as cause much frustration for educators. Stop the learning loss in math with five summer projects intended for middle and high...
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#### Function Families and Their Connections Including Vertical Shift of an Absolute Value Function

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
One of the strongest tools an algebra learner develops is the ability to quickly and accurately graph almost any given function. Often doing this quickly and accurately requires rigid transformations to a parent function, demonstrated in...
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#### Lesson 2-5: Absolute Value Functions and Graphs

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
What is absolute value? What is an absolute value function? Emerging mathematicians solve equations containing variables inside an absolute value sign.  They graph each function on a coordinate plane and identify the maximum and minimum...
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#### Graphing Absolute Value Functions

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
The skill set for this lesson is to have learners use tables to generate functions and functions to generate graphs. They work through a series of worksheets with the instructor to determine absolute value, domain, x and y intercept and...
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#### Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Demonstrate the meaning of an absolute inequality using three different methods. Here, scholars explore absolute value inequalities through graphing, number line distance, and compound inequalities. Pupils complete various activities to...
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#### Transformers Part 1 - Absolute Value and Quadratic Functions

For Students 9th - 11th Standards
Transform your instruction with an exploratory instructional activity! Young scholars manipulate absolute value and quadratic functions to look for transformation patterns. They use the patterns to write general rules of transformations.
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#### Solving and Graphing Absolute Value Inequalities

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
Turning absolute value inequalities into compound inequalities and graphing them is an algorithmic skill that many young algebrists memorize instead of working to understand. This presentation really emphasizes the how's and why's of...
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#### More Functions, More Features

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Learners tackle a wide range of intimidating topics in this comprehensive unit that spans piecewise functions, absolute value of functions, and inverse functions (among other topics). Investigative group work alternates with more...
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#### Exercise Set 2.7: Functions and Graphs

For Teachers 9th - 12th
In this functions worksheet, high schoolers solve 40 short answer problems. Students determine if a graph represents a function. High schoolers find the domain of absolute value and square root functions.
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#### Introducing Absolute Value

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the concept of absolute value functions.  In this absolute value functions lesson, students determine the difference in temperature from daily temperature and the average temperature for a given month.  Students plot the...
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#### Evaluating Functions

For Students 10th - 12th
In this solving functions activity, students compute the answers to given values of a variety of functions. One problem involves absolute value, four involve a complicated exponential value. There are 14 problems in all.
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#### Connecting Graphing and Solving Absolute Value Equations and Functions

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Can you solve an equation graphically? Absolutely! This Algebra II activity makes the connection between solving an absolute value equation and graphing two functions. Graphing absolute value functions is presented through the process of...
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#### Absolute Value Equations and Inequalities

For Students 8th - 9th
Algebra learners solve three problems related to the graph shown. First, they graph the data showing the distance from a cone versus time. Then, they determine the function that has a graph that is typically V-shaped and why the graph...
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#### Absolute Value

For Students 8th - 9th
In this absolute value worksheet, learners solve 10 different problems that include various absolute values. First, they determine the value of the number expression in each absolute value. Then, students simplify the expressions. In...
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#### Absolute Value Equations

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this absolute value equations activity, students solve ten absolute value equations. They first set the quantity inside the absolute value sign equal to the positive and negative value on the other side of the equal sign. Students...
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#### Piecewise Functions

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Show your class members that if they can graph a linear function, they can graph an absolute value function. Groups create an absolute value graph using a table, then entertain the idea of an absolute value function defined as two pieces...
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#### Graphing Functions

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students graph linear, quadratic, absolute value, and square root functions using transformations. In this graphing functions lesson plan, students are provided a worksheet.
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#### Functions

For Students 9th - 11th
In this functions worksheet, students solve and complete 32 various types of problems. First, they state whether or not each relation is a function. Then, students state the domain and range of each relation. In addition, they state any...
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#### SAT Prep: Test 3 Section 4 Part 3

For Students 9th - 12th
Continuing his lessons on the practice SAT, Sal takes students through problems 10-13, which involve absolute value, comparing angles in a geometric diagram, and finding the median number in a set of consecutive integers. Students will...
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#### Chapters 8 & 9: Functions and Graphing

For Students 10th - 12th
How many problems can your learners solve without using their calculators? They solve problems containing absolute value, exponents, and rational roots. This three-page learning exercise contains 18 multi-step problems, and it was...
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#### Absolute Value and Equations - Week 5

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
In this absolute value worksheet, students use the absolute value function to solve functions. They identify the maximum and minimum values in triangular inequalities. This two-page worksheet contains eight problems.
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#### Graphing Absolute Value Functions

For Students 9th
In this graphing absolute value functions instructional activity, 9th graders solve and complete 12 different types of problems. First, they graph each equation shown on the appropriate graph provided, Then, students solve for each...
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#### How Do You Write an Equation for a Translation of an Absolute Value Function?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Translate an absolute value equation, horizontally and vertically. First, what is the form of an absolute value equation? There are several variables that represent specific pieces in this equation. Vertical, horizontal, constant,...