Construction an Eillipse ID: 9980

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Eleventh graders explore ellipses.  In this Algebra II lesson, 11th graders construct an ellipse using the Ti-nspire handheld and investigate the sum of the distance from a point on an ellipse to its foci.  Students use that information to derive the general equation for an ellipse centered at the origin. 

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Grade
11th
Subjects
Math
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