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LAR: Yes
Title: Varying Motion
Url: http://illuminations.nctm.org/LessonDetail.aspx?id=L801
Publisher: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Description: This algebra lesson helps students understand the relationship between the shape of a graph and the movement of an object. Students will collect and graph data, use slopes of tangent lines to create graphs of instantaneous velocities and instantaneous accelerations and use the area under a graph line to calculate velocities and displacements at specific moments in time. The material is intended for grades 9-12 and should require 3 class periods to complete.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Combinatorics. Combinatorial analysis -- Graph theory
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Problems, exercises, examinations
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Physics -- Descriptive and experimental mechanics -- Dynamics. Motion -- Velocity. Speed
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Science -- Physics
Mathematics -- Algebra
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Graphs
Physics -- Motion
Physics -- Velocity
Mathematics -- Algebra
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
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Audience: Secondary Education
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Language: English
Rights: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-01-13 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-12-21 10:44:09 (W3C-DTF)
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