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Understand the Relationship Between Zeros and Factors of Polynomials: Common Core High School Algebra

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
In order to graph a polynomial, students need to find the factors. This resource starts with the Remainder Theorem and then examines the factors in relationship to the graph. Resources also look at multiplicities and finishes with...
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High School Math Handouts

For Teachers 8th - 12th Standards
A collection of different resources can augment any math curriculum. Sheets can be printed, posted on the wall, or emailed to students for use in the classroom.
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Structure in Graphs of Polynomial Functions

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
Don't allow those polynomial functions to misbehave! Understand the end behavior of a polynomial function based on the degree and leading coefficient. Learners examine the patterns of even and odd degree polynomials and apply them to...
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An Introduction to Polynomial Functions

For Teachers 10th - Higher Ed
In this introduction to polynomial function worksheet, students classify, state the degree, find the intercepts, and evaluate polynomial functions. Six of the problems are true/false problems and thirty-eight and free-response problem...
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Polynomial Functions

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Solve problems with polynomial functions. Ask your class to identify different polynomial functions and then perform operations using these functions. Individuals can compete to predict the long-run behavior of the graphs.
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Polynomial Functions

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this Pre-Calculus/Calculus worksheet, learners graph polynomial functions, identifying the x- and y-intercepts as well as end behavior.  The two page worksheet contains sixty problems.  Answers are included. 
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Module 3: Polynomial Functions

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
An informative module highlights eight polynomial concepts. Learners work with polynomial functions, expressions, and equations through graphing, simplifying, and solving. 
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Polynomial Functions

For Students 11th
In this polynomial functions worksheet, 11th graders solve and complete 8 different problems that include various polynomial functions. First, they define a polynomial function. Then, students write the polynomial part in standard form...
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Zeroes and Intercepts of Polynomials: Function Intercepts

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
There is zero reason not to use the resource. Given a graph with a polynomial function and a linear function, scholars move the line in an interactive. To wrap up the lesson, they note how zeros and intersection points change.
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Polynomial Expressions and Polynomial Functions

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Evaluating functions isn't all that different from evaluating expressions. An illuminating video shows how to evaluate polynomial expressions, both by hand and by using a graphing calculator. It then moves on to evaluating polynomial...
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Polynomial Graphing

For Students 11th - Higher Ed Standards
Your AP Calculus learners probably have their ID numbers memorized, but have they tried graphing them? Pique your pupils' interest by asking each to create a unique polynomial function based on their ID numbers, and then analyze the...
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Using Zeros To Find Polynomial Functions

For Students 9th - 10th
In this polynomial learning exercise, students solve polynomial functions. Explanations and examples are provided prior to the exercises. This four-page learning exercise contains six problems and a coordinate plane.
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Polynomial Functions

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
This lesson is all about polynomial functions, graphs, and parabolas! It even comes with quite a few follow along worksheets. Get your class graphing polynomial functions with a degree higher than two, identifying the function...
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Module 4: Polynomial Functions

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
Bridge the gap between graphical and algebraic representations. Learners complete six lessons that begin by pointing out connections between the key features of a polynomial graph and its algebraic function. Later, pupils use the...
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Alcohol Level

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
How long does it take alcohol to leave your system? Individuals explore this question by examining a polynomial function. They draw conclusions by analyzing the key features of the given polynomial function.
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Polynomial Functions

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Explore finding zeros of polynomial functions in a number of ways including using synthetic division, depressed polynomials, factoring, the Factor Theorem. and the Rational Roots Theorem.  This lesson also looks at complex conjugates as...
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Transforming Polynomials Functions

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Explore the concept of transforming polynomial functions! In this transforming polynomial functions lesson, students enter a polynomial into their calculator. They shift the graph vertically and horizontally using the function menu, then...
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Synthetic Division and Zeros of Polynomial Functions

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
More than just a worksheet, this guide provides the description of many of the polynomials theorems to assist the learners. Starting with synthetic division, class members are then guided through the remainder theorem and linear factors. 
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Standard Form of Polynomials Functions

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Students investigate polynomials functions and write them in standard form. In this algebra lesson, students analyze factoring using punnet squares and lab gear.
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Polynomials Functions

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers factor polynomials and linear functions and apply concepts of the fundamental theorem of algebra to solve problems. They graph their solutions and analyze the graph.
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Polynomial Functions

For Students 11th
In this polynomial functions worksheet, 11th graders solve and complete 12 different problems. First, they write the polynomial part in standard form and set it equal to zero if it is not already and substitute the given information when...
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Discovering Different Types of Functions

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Graph polynomials and identify the end behavior of each polynomial function. The class differentiates between linear, quadratic, and other polynomial equations.
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Graphs of Polynomial Functions

For Students 9th
In this polynomial functions learning exercise, 9th graders solve and complete 11 different problems. First, they write the given quadratic equations in vertex form. Then, students state the x- and y-coordinate for each polynomial function.
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How Do You Determine the Zeros of a Polynomial Function from a Table of Values?

For Teachers 8th - 9th
First, review the location principle and then use a table to determine the zeros for the function your trying to solve. This tutorial defines the location principle, works through a table, identifies where sign changes occur, then uses...