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Calculus students are presented with a write-pair-share activity that initially involves the construction of a model based on...
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AssignmentAuthor: James Rutledge

Date Added: Sep 29, 2009 Date Modified: Dec 05, 2012

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Calculus students are presented with a write-pair-share activity that leads them to a practical understanding of the...
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AssignmentAuthor: James Rutledge

Date Added: Sep 29, 2009 Date Modified: Dec 19, 2012

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This site has fully developed activities, handouts, and even a test covering sunrise and sunset direction, moon face, phases...
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AssignmentAuthor: National Center for Mathematics and Science

Date Added: Sep 07, 2010 Date Modified: Nov 12, 2013

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This fall I will be teaching a new course entitled “Applied Mathematics” which is intended for students who demonstrate a...
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AssignmentAuthor: Amanda Krolikowski

Date Added: Jul 11, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2011

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This is a technology rich lesson plan that can be used in a mathematics class to explore balancing equations.

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AssignmentAuthor: Andrea Colville

Date Added: Mar 17, 2013 Date Modified: Apr 14, 2013

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Lesson focuses on how mathematic models help to solve real problems and are realized in computers. Students work in teams to...
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Date Added: May 09, 2014 Date Modified: Aug 14, 2014

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College Algebra or Liberal Arts math students are presented with two Questions of the Day and a write-pair-share activity...
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AssignmentAuthor: James Rutledge

Date Added: Sep 29, 2009 Date Modified: Aug 14, 2012

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A site has been posted containing problems appropriate for courses in introductory Astronomy. Problems in basic Physics are...
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Date Added: Jun 07, 2012 Date Modified: Mar 06, 2014

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Here is a lesson plan and assignment to teach students the concept of finding percent of a number through the application of...
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Date Added: Jan 21, 2012 Date Modified: Jul 21, 2012

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Students will design, build, and characterize one of the basic circuits of electricalengineering, the voltage divider. These...
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