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Average Rate of Change of a Function

For Students 11th - Higher Ed Standards
Just how fast is the function changing? The presenter provides a general explanation of the average rate of change in the 28th presentation in a series of 31 calculus videos. The video moves on to find the average rate of change for a...
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Average Rate of Change

For Students 8th - 12th Standards
Simply find the slope to find the average rate of change. A short video provides the definition of the average rate of change. Using the definition, pupils calculate the average rate of change to solve problems that cover finding average...
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Average Rate of Change

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Math pupils calculate the average rate of change over a specific interval. They represent the average rate of change on a graph and examine the behavior of the graph for decreasing and increasing numerals. 
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Identifying Rate of Change

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Given a graph of earning for supervising children at a movie night, learners calculate the average rate of change for two intervals. They compare the two and explain the relationship found in the comparison.
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Average Rate of Change

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Learners investigate average rates of change for linear functions and connect the concept to slope. They then determine average rates of change in quadratic and exponential functions.
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Average Rate of Change

For Students 8th Standards
Learners consider the rate of filling a cone in the 23rd installment of this lesson series. They analyze the volume of the cone at various heights and discover the rate of filling is not constant. The lesson ends with a discussion of...
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Find the Average Rate of Change - Miles per Hour (Example)

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
That was fast! Pupils quickly learn about calculating the average rate of change given a real-world context. They watch a video where the narrator finds the average rate of change of a driver in miles per hour.
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Estimating the Average Rate of Change

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
I want to use the slope formula but don't know any points! Learners estimate the average rate of change of a function from a graph. After doing this for two intervals, they compare the average rates of change.
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Rate of Change

For Students 8th - 10th
For this algebra I/algebra II worksheet, students determine the function that expresses the rate of change for the given situation. The two page worksheet contains thirteen multi-step problems. Answers are included.
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Average Rate of Change, Difference Quotients, and Approximate Instantaneous Rate of Change

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Pupils, with the assistance of their TI-84 Plus / TI-83 Plus calculators, distinguish meanings from right, left and symmetric difference quotients that include rate of change and graphical interpretations. They utilize symmetric...
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Average Rate of Change

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
The concept of slope gets an approachable, yet theoretical, treatment in a comprehensive algebra lesson. The use of functional notation and problem-solving techniques keep the material rigorous, but detailed teaching notes and lots of...
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Average and Instantaneous Rates of Change

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
How can you determine the rate of change on a curve? Pupils use the interactive to discover what happens with the average rate of change as the point move closer to the other. Using the definition of the derivative, learners find that it...
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Instantaneous Rate of Change of a Function

For Teachers 10th - 12th Standards
Pupils draw the graph of a door opening and closing over time. They graph a given function on their calculators, create a table of values and interpret the results by telling if the door is opening or closing and evaluate the average...
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Exploration 1: Instantaneous Rate of Change Function

For Students 11th - 12th
In this function worksheet, students read word problems and write functions. They determine the instantaneous rate of change and identify intervals. This three-page worksheet contains approximately 20 problems.
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Working with Rates of Change

For Students 8th - 12th
In this calculus worksheet, students problem solve 8 word problems involving rates of change in association with high school students. Students work out each problem and give a short explanation of each answer.
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Rate of Change

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Get your classes moving and collaborating! The activity moves learners through a set of four stations. Each station presents a linear and/or exponential function task. Ultimately, learners compare linear and exponential functions and...
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Lesson #20 Rates of Change and Velocity

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Learners investigate speed. In this rate of change lesson, students complete a rate/time/distance table to determine the average m.p.h. of a given trip. They listen and follow along with the lecture and examples to determine the average...
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Air Cannon

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Where does it slow down the most? A graph shows the velocity versus time graph of a shirt shot from an air cannon. Pupils determine the average rate of change for various intervals of the graph and determine where the rate of change is...
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Pizza Palace

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Find the increasing cost to make a pizza. Using the provided function table of the size of a pizza and the cost to produce it, pupils determine the average rate of change from the smallest to the largest and then interpret the meaning of...
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Average Roller Coaster

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students explore the concept of average value of a function.  In this average value of a function lesson, students use their Ti-Nspire to determine the average value of a quadratic function.  Students take the integrals of velocity...
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Rate of Change

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students calculate the rate of change using the derivative. In this algebra instructional activity, students identify the function over closed interval and identify the rate of change. They use correct notation and classify a function as...
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Exploring Rate of Change in Motion Problems 4

For Students 8th - 9th
For this rate of change in motion problems worksheet, students solve 15 various types of motion problems that include using a graph to determine the rate during a specific time period. They also read another graph to complete a puzzle...
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The Babylonian Algorithm, Limits and Rates of Change

For Students Higher Ed
For this successive approximations worksheet, students use the Babylonian algorithm to determine the roots of given numbers. They identify the limits of a function, and compute the rate of change in a linear function. This two-page...
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The Numbers Behind Hunger: Rate of Change

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Explore the concept of world hunger by having students collect and graph 1990 world hunger statistics. They will analyze the data in order to determine how to decrease world hunger rates and try to determine problems and solutions of...