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The Algebra of Summation Notation

For Students 9th - 11th
In this algebra worksheet, students use the summation notation correctly as they solve problems. They define the integral of a function and solve problems involving i. There are 14 questions with an answer key.
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Summation Notation

For Students 9th
In this summation notation worksheet, 9th graders solve and complete 10 different problems that include using summation and Sigma notation. First, they identify the symbol for sigma notation. Then, students study the models shown to...
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Summation Notation, Area, Riemann Sums

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students explore the concepts of summation notation, area, and Riemann sums. Then they apply them for the word problems.
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Worksheet 23

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this math learning exercise, students practice using summation notation. Then they draw a picture of a sequence of partitions in which the mesh does not go to 0.
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Exploring the Area Under a Curve

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Using TI-89, mathematicians explore and investigate Riemann sums to estimate the area under the graphs of intervals by drawing and illustrating rectangles. They review and practice the concepts of summation notation and area formulas to...
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Eighteen Multiple Choice Beginning Statistics Problems

For Students 8th - 10th
In this beginning statistics review worksheet, students answer eighteen multiple choice questions related to frequency, relative frequency, dot plots, range, standard deviation, and quantitative and qualitative data.
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Area, Riemann Sums and Summation Notation

For Students Higher Ed
In this math worksheet, students solve four problems written in sigma notation. They use Riemann sums to find the areas in four problems involving rectangles. Students work in groups to compute the Riemann sum approximations for rectangles.
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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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Estimating Pi as a Length

For Students Higher Ed
In this pi worksheet, students evaluate the curve of a quarter of a circle. They analyze the length of the curve, and explain that if the area under the curve is equal to pi, the length of the curve above is also equal to pi. Students...
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The Mathematics Behind a Structured Savings Plan

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Make your money work for you. Future economists learn how to apply sigma notation and how to calculate the sum of a finite geometric series. The skill is essential in determining the future value of a structured savings plan with...
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Calculating Measures of Dispersion

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Double the fun — calculate two measures of deviation. The lesson plan provides information to lead the class through the process of calculating the mean absolute deviation and the standard deviation of a data set. After learning how to...
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Analyzing and Interpreting Statistics

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Use measures of variance to compare and analyze data sets. Pupils match histograms of data sets to their respective statistical measures. They then use calculated statistics to further analyze groups of data and use the results to make...
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Arithmetic Series

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Fall for a series. Learners determine how to find out how far a skydiver falls in the first 20 seconds. The Algebra II instructional activity introduces the idea of adding up the terms of an arithmetic sequence. Pupils learn how to use...
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Matrices

For Students 9th - 10th
For this calculus worksheet, students practice solving equations of area and integrals. There are 14 multi-step problems.
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Geometric Sequences and Series

For Students 9th - 11th
For this algebra worksheet, students solve sequences using the geometric mean for sequences and series. They have to find the next number in the pattern using the formula for geometric means. There are 23 problems to be solved.
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Application Of Finite And Infinite Series

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners engage in a lesson that is about the powers of finite and infinite series. The lesson includes sample problems to develop the concept by putting in different steps that are climbed until mastering the objectives. They use a...
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Infinite Geometric Series

For Students 11th
In this Algebra II worksheet, 11th graders use their knowledge of infinite geometric series to solve problems such as determine in the sum of a series, solving word problems, and converting repeating decimals to fractions.  The one page...
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Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences

For Students 11th - 12th
In this algebra worksheet, students perform operations using arithmetic and geometric sequences and series. They find the sum, missing and repeated terms. There are 22 problems

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