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Title: Shedding Light on the Subject
Url: http://illuminations.nctm.org/unit.aspx?id=6084
Publisher: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Description: This algebra unit from illuminations provides an in depth exploration of exponential models in context. The model of light passing through water is used to demonstrate exponential functions and related mathematical concepts. The unit includes 4 lessons, each of which has a variety of student materials. These lessons are most appropriate for grades 9-12 and should each require 1 class period to complete.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Number theory -- Exponential and character sums
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Problems, exercises, examinations
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Analysis -- Theory of functions -- Logarithmic, circular, and exponential functions
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Mathematics -- Algebra
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Exponential functions
Mathematics -- Functions
Mathematics -- Algebra
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Lesson Plans
Mathematical Models
Mathematics Materials
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Format: html
Audience: Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Language: English
Rights: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-12-20 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2015-01-14 12:14:38 (W3C-DTF)
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