Differential Equations Teacher Resources

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The Domain of Solutions to Differential Equations

For Teachers 10th - 12th
It'd be a shame to get a question wrong just by not accounting for the domain. An article on AP® Calculus looks at the importance of considering the domain of solutions to differential equations by looking at examples from past AP®...
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Differential Equation

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this differential equation activity, learners sketch a slope field for the given equation. They identify the solution to the equation under specified circumstances. This one-page activity contains two multi-step problems.
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Differential Equation

For Students 10th - 12th
In this differential equation worksheet, students sketch a slope field for a given differential. They identify the domain. This one-page worksheet contains two multi-step problems.
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Differential Equations

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
In this differential equation worksheet, students solve differential equations. They determine the domain and range of functions. This one-page worksheet contains two multi-step equations.
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Worksheet Two

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students solve differential equations. Students use similar equations, and analyze ways they differ from one another. Students draw directional fields and sketch solutions. The final three questions are...
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Newton's Law of Cooling, Data Analysis, and Differential Equations

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Learners calculate the length of time to cool a hot drink. In this data analysis and differential equations lesson, students use a TI-89 or TI-92 calculator to find the length of time for a hot drink to cool to room temperature. Readings...
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Hot Coffee

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students investigate differential equations and slope fields.  In this differential equations and slope fields lesson, students determine how much time can pass before a cup of coffee is safe to drink.  Students use a differential...
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Using Slope Fields

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders investigate slope fields.  In this Calculus instructional activity, 12th graders identify whether a slope field appropriately reflects a differential equation by matching.  TI-83 Plus/TI-84 Plus and appropriate programs...
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It's Outta Here

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Young scholars use differential equations to determine the distance of a hit baseball.  In this using differential equations to determine the distance of a hit baseball lesson, students find the velocity and angle of a ball hit by a...
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Integrals

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
For this integrals worksheet, students solve and complete 22 various types of problems. First, they evaluate each of the listed integrals by using substitution. Then, students solve each of the given differential equations when given the...
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Integrals

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this integrals worksheet, students solve and complete 22 various types of problems. First, they evaluate each of the listed integrals on the sheet. Then, students solve each of the given differential equations by substituting the...
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Condensing Section 4.1

For Students 11th - 12th
In this differential equations worksheet, students solve three sets of questions. The first section is titled "Existence and Uniqueness." The second section is titled "Linear Independence and Dependence," and the third section is about...
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Solving Differential Equations via the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students use their TI-89 calculator to compute derivatives and anti-derivatives. In this differential equation lesson, students follow detailed directions to complete one table of derivative/anti-derivative values. They compute the...
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Differentiation Computations

For Students 11th
In this calculus worksheet, 11th graders solve problems using differential equations and computations. They apply properties of trig functions and simplify their answers. There are 9 questions.
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A.P. Calculus Integration Test

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this A.P. Calculus activity, students complete a sixteen question test covering trigonometric integration, area under a curve, differential equations, and slope fields.  Some of the problems are multiple choice, while others are...
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Recovering a Function from its Derivative: A Graphical Approach

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students follow detailed instructions for using their TI-86 graphing calculator to find solutions to differential equations. In this instructional activity, students learn to use their graphing calculator to solve 12 differential equations.
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Slope Fields and Euler's Method for AP Calculus

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders investigate slope fields and Euler’s Method.  In this calculus lesson, 12th graders explore the steps for programming slope fields on the TI-83 and Euler’s method for achieving a numerical solution to differential...
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Sturm Liouville Theory

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this Sturm Liouville Theory worksheet, students solve one multi-step problem that transforms the original differential equation into the Sturm-Liouville form. First, they apply the ideas expressed for each equation given in...
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Variational Calculus 3

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this methods of applied mathematics worksheet, students solve 5 various types of problems that relate to variational calculus equations. First, they determine a second order differential equation for the geodesic. Then, students write...
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Population: Logistically Speaking

For Teachers Higher Ed
In this population worksheet, students read word problems relating to population growth. They write the problem as a differential equation, create models and graphs of the solution. This three-page worksheet contains 10 multi-step...
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Variational Calculus 1

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this methods of applied mathematics worksheet, students solve 4 different problems that relate to variational calculus. First, they determine a second order differential equation for the function y(x) for which the function given...
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Calculus Test

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this calculus activity, learners integrate various functions, find the sum of a series, and solve differential equations. There are 16 questions including multiple choice and free response.
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Worksheet 8

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
For this math worksheet, students explore how the use of implicit differentiation does not give the solutions to the differential equation. Then they write the definitions to the vocabulary related to differential equations.
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Worksheet 4

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students write down five exact differential equations in symmetric form. Then they test the statements concerning differential equations.