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### We found 73 resources with the concept series

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#### Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences and Series

Examine the importance of sequence and series through contextual situations. Here, learners partake in a five-day unit that begins with the basics of arithmetic and geometric sequences and series. As it progresses, pupils apply the...

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#### An Application of Linear Equations

Just how far will the Facebook post go? Lead a discussion on how to manipulate the sum of a geometric series to figure out a formula to find the sum at any step. The plan contains an alternative to the discussion with more accessible...

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#### Fibonacci Via Recursion and Iteration

Discover the wonders of the Fibonacci sequence. Young computer scientists watch videos on the Fibonacci sequence in nature and use spreadsheets to determine specific values in it. The lesson teaches iterative and recursive techniques for...

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#### Recursion: Smaller Sibling Pyramids

Get siblings to do your work. Scholars learn how to perform summations of arithmetic sequences in an innovative lesson. They use iterations, smaller siblings (tail-end recursion), and the divide-and-conquer approach.

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#### The Mathematics Behind a Structured Savings Plan

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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#### Math Handbook: Calculus

If only there was a reference that listed all the formulas covered in calculus. Luckily, there is. This comprehensive 197-page handbook provides formulas and explanations for all topics in AP Calculus or in a standard college calculus...

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#### Calculus

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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#### The AP Calculus Problem Book

Are you always looking for extra problem resources to incorporate in your classes? A set of problems for a full AP Calculus course may be all you need! Each unit has a full set of questions and a sample test.

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#### Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 12)

This final section of 12 Saxon Math units for algebra 2 wraps up the series with a strong showing of function summaries, trigonometric applications, and statistical analysis. Labs emphasize guided discovery learning of regression...

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#### Saxon Math: Algebra 2 (Section 11)

As we approach the end of the Saxon math sections, the 11th of 12 units begins the process of summarizing and combining material from the previous lessons. The relationships between functions and their transformations are investigated,...

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#### Module 4: Linear and Exponential Functions

Sequences and series are traditionally thought of as topics for the pre-calculus or calculus class, when learners are figuring out how to develop limits. But this unit uses patterns and slopes of linear functions in unique ways to bring...

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#### Aussie Fir Tree

A gentle and intuitive introduction to the algebra of patterns, this unit manages to lay the groundwork for many future lessons in series and sequences. While the activity itself is strong, the real power of this unit is in all of the...

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#### Triangle Series

Your algebra learners emphasize the"geometric" in geometric series as they use a common ratio between algebraic terms and find that it corresponds to a repeated similarity transformation.

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#### A Lifetime of Savings

Sometimes people who seem to lead what would be considered an ordinary life do extraordinary things. Such was the case with Oseola McCarty, who donated a large sum of money for a university scholarship fund in her name. Oseala lived her...

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#### Using Commas I

Learning the proper way to use a comma takes a lot of practice. Use this resource to focus on four of the main rules. Writers review using a comma (and a FANBOYS) to join two independent clauses, separate items in a series, separate...

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#### Comma Practice Worksheet

Focus on two comma rules: items in a series and FANBOYS (combining two complete sentences with a conjunction and a comma). After reviewing these two rules at the top of the page, budding grammarians correct the 10 sentences below.

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#### Comma Practice Worksheet

Start by introducing your class to basic comma rules, and then give them this practice sheet. First, learners add commas where necessary, and then they write down which comma rule (or rules) used in each sentence. Great practice!

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#### Pesky Punctuation 1: The Comma

From the purpose of punctuation to its proper uses, guide your learners with this presentation. Great visuals dissect sentences to show where a comma belongs and the different parts of a sentence. Help your class use commas only when...

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#### Using Commas

Even editors misuse commas from time to time. Why not use this learning exercise to reinforce proper comma usage? A few comma rules are highlighted: items in a series, direct address, quotations, and FANBOYS (commas that occur before the...

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#### Punctuation (The Comma vs. The Semicolon)

Explore English by participating in a grammar correcting activity. Elementary and middle schoolers distinguish when to use commas from when to use semicolons. Then they correct twelve sentences by placing commas and semicolons in the...

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#### Using Commas to Combine Ideas

Four complete lessons on the rules for comma use are included here. The first series of slides examines the use of commas with compound sentences. The second focuses on commas with parenthetical expressions. The third looks at using...

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#### Using Commas in Sentences

Young editors can practice comma usage with a discrete skill worksheet. At the top of the page, rules are summarized and examples are provided. Learners then rewrite five unpunctuated sentences and include commas as needed. In the final...

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#### Commas Within Sentences

A quick comma review worksheet summarizes four primary rules of comma usage in sentences. Then your young editors enforce the rules by rewriting eight sentences with comma errors corrected. Graphic design is clean and well-organized.

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#### Practice With Commas

The instructions say to put commas where they belong, and that is just what your class will do as they practice comma placement and use. There are 20 sentences in desperate need of commas and four extensions exercises where comma use is...