Pre-Calculus Teacher Resources

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Times Six, Times Seven

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students develop fluency with basic number combinations that use multiplication and division. In this multiplication and division lesson, students use a variety of methods and tools to compute multiplication and division equations....
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Basic Math: Subtraction of Decimals 2

For Students 3rd - 6th
In this decimals worksheet, students solve 16 problems in which decimal numbers are subtracted. Problems are presented in horizontal form and will need to be rewritten.
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Cycloid II

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students approximate the arc length of a cycloid.  In this arc length of a cycloid lesson, students solve a problem from an episode of NUMB3RS involving the rotation of a tire.  Students take th integral of the the cosine function. ...
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Relating Distance and Velocity Over Time

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students calculate the distance and velocity over time. In this algebra lesson, students graph a linear function to represent the distance vers time travel. They interpret their graphs and draw conclusion.
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Quadratic Equations with Complex Coefficients

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Students solve and graph quadratic equations. In this algebra instructional activity, students perform basic operation using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. They compute the quadratic formula.
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Computer Graphing Calculator Explorations

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore the graphing calculator feature on the Macintosh computer to explore some "parent" functions and their translations, combinations, and composites.
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Using Objects to Object to Objectification

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Young scholars use math functions in part to complete a metaphorical lesson on tolerance. In this math and tolerance lesson, students receive rows of functions and try to find a single simple shared property without success. Young...
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Arithmetic Complex Numbers

For Teachers 10th - 11th
Students convert quadratic functions from standard form to vertex form. In this algebra instructional activity, students solve polynomials using synthetic and long division. They derive and apply the remainder theorem and factor theorem.
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Identities and Trigonometric Values

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students solve trigonometric equations. In this precalculus lesson plan, students prove trigonometric identities using the Pythagorean Theorem. They apply the addition formulas for sine and cosine to prove different identities.
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Linear Equations and Matrices

For Teachers 10th - 11th
Students solve systems of equations. In this precalculus lesson,students solve linear equations using matrices. They use the Gaussian elimination method to identify the missing variables and simplify the linear equations.
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Race The Rapper: Slopes

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students calculate the slope of the equation In this algebra instructional activity, students graph coordinate pairs of linear equations and identify the relationship between x and y values and slope.  They differentiate between...
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Optimization: Area of a Triangle

For Teachers 10th - 11th
Students solve optimization problems. In this geometry activity, individuals use the educational software "Geometer's Sketchpad" to complete the included worksheet covering the area of triangles and optimization.
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The Laundry Detergent Race

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Young scholars analyze enzyme hydrolysis that is associated with enzyme degradation of Jell-O.  In this investigative lesson students study how the enzymes in your body work.
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Experimental Determination of Rate Law

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students conduct chemical experiments. In this chemistry lesson, students investigate reactions using the CBL system. They graph and analyze their data using a TI.
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Adding 2 Worksheet

For Students 1st
In this addition worksheet, 1st graders answer 10 questions where they find the sum after adding 2 to a single digit number. Questions are printed vertically. 
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L'Hopital's Rule

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students discover and perfect methods of calculation based on rewriting, simplifying, and logarithmic L'Hopital when the traditional applications fail to produce a result.
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Kinematics of the Planar Continuum Snake Robot

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners calculate the length of an arc that surrounds an angle at the center of a circle of radius.  In this kinetic equations lesson students complete a lab and solve a kinematic equation.
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Mathematics

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders explore a variation of proof. In this geometry lesson, 12th graders apply their knowledge of proof to different scenario. They use 3 different tiers to advance through the lesson.