Infinite Series Teacher Resources

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AP® Calculus: Special Focus - Infinite Series

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Read a series to develop an understanding of series. The special focus professional development on infinite series consists of eight articles. Articles contain information strictly for teachers along with aspects to incorporate into the...
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Exploring Infinite Series

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners analyze geometric series in detail. They determine convergence and sum of geometric series, identify a series that satisfies the alternating series test and utilize a graphing handheld to approximate the sum of a series.
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Serious Series

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
High schoolers are introduced to infinite series, geometric and telescoping series as well as the relationship between the sequence of partial sums of a series and its sum. They apply symbolic capacity of their calculator and calculus to...
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Infinite Series

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students examine the infinite series. They determine if it diverges or converges. Example 2 and 3 is group work to apply the tests for convergence or divergence.
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Sum of an Infinite Series

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this word problem activity, students solve one sum of an infinite/rate problem.  The rate problem is solvable in two ways.  The easiest approach is provided.
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Calculus

For Students 11th - Higher Ed Standards
Everything you wanted to know about calculus—and more! The resource is a complete Calculus textbook with explanations, examples, and practice problems. 
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Calculus Volume 2

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Delve into the middle of calculus. The resource is the second eBook of three that covers the complete calculus content. Seven chapters begin with integrals and different methods of integration before moving on to differential equations....
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Basic Calculus II: Quiz 8

For Students Higher Ed
In this infinite series learning exercise, students use comparisons to determine convergence for improper integrals. They use the integral test for infinite series. Students state the reasons they believe a given integral is converging...
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Testing Infinite Series for Convergence/ Divergence

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, learners investigate the concepts of divergence and convergence for the functions. The sheet is handwritten and has poor quality.
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Sums of Geometric Series

For Students 11th - Higher Ed Standards
Geometric series either get bigger or approach a single number. So, how do you know which it is? An interactive presents three different geometric series with varying common ratios. With the aid of patterns, pupils determine values of r...
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Infinite Sequences and Series

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
Students investigate sequences and series numerically, graphically, and symbolically.  In this sequences and series lesson, students use their Ti-89 to determine if a series is convergent.  Students find the terms in a sequence and...
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Integral Test

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders investigate convergence of an infinite series.  In this Calculus lesson plan, 12th graders apply the integral test to determine convergence of an infinite series. 
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Sequence of Partial Sums: Partial Sums

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Have some fun building squares out of triangles. Pupils investigate the partial sums of odd numbers. Using the sum of the first four odd numbers, learners see that it can be rewritten as a sum containing a triangular number. Simplifying...
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Worksheet 35

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students write a problem having solution u(x, t) for each function u given. They include the lengths, physical constants, and initial conditions.
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Sequences and Series on a Calculator

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Young scholars find patterns in a sequence.  In this sequences and series instructional activity, students use their calculator to find the sequence of partial sums.  They graph functions and explore convergent series.  Young scholars...
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A Breakthrough in Higher Dimensional Spheres

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
How would you stack oranges in eight dimensions? The interesting video first describes hyperspheres as spheres in higher dimensions. It then provides some thought experiments to provide ways to think about hyperspheres and sphere packing.