Numerical Approximation Teacher Resources

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Euler's Method Introduction

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Young mathematicians define and use Euler's method to solve problems in this calculus lesson. Learners visualize graphs and solve differential equations. They create these visuals on the TI calculator.
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Taylor Polynomial Examples

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Students graph Taylor polynomials. In this calculus lesson, students relate accuracy of a Taylor polynomial to the degree of the equation. They graph their polynomials using the TI calculator.
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Numerical Integration

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students practice using the number approximations to apply them to the integrations. They compare the numerical methods and graph the results in the data table.
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Standard Numerical Quadrature

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students explore the concept of numerical quadrature by reading the definition. Students sketch an approximation for the trapezoid.
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Numerical Integration

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math learning exercise, students practice using the concept of numerical integration. They also practice the approximation for the unit circle.
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Twelve Facts About e

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this e activity, learners are presented with several facts about e and Euler.  Students are also given a technique to help them remember the numerical approximation for e.
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Man vs. Beast: Approximating Derivatives using Human and Animal Movement

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
What does dropping a ball look like as a graph? An engaging activity asks learners to record a video of dropping a ball and uploading the video to software for analysis. They compare the position of the ball to time and calculate the...
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It Creeps. It Crawls. Watch Out For The Blob!

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How do you find the area of an irregular shape? Class members calculate the area of an irregular shape by finding the area of a random sampling of the shape. Individuals then utilize a confidence interval to improve accuracy and use a...
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Math Money Lesson

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders investigate the value of coins. In the money lesson, 2nd graders are given a group of coins and identify the name and the value of each coin. Students identify combinations of coins that add up to specific amounts.

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