# MERLOT Materials

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#### ecuación de la recta en su forma... ecuación de la recta en su forma ordenada al origen.

Actividades constructivistas para desarrollar la noción de la ecuación de la recta en su forma ordenada al origen.

#### General Social Survey (2014):... General Social Survey (2014): Statistics Using SDA (Survey Documentation and Analysis)

These exercises (15 in all) were written for instructors teaching an introductory class in statistics. They  were written... see more

#### Using Statistical Analysis to Verify... Using Statistical Analysis to Verify Conclusions

This lesson uses data from the Center for Disease Control to give students experience with the Chi-Square Statistic.... see more

#### Transformations and Frieze Patterns

This geometry unit from Illuminations will help students learning about symmetry and rotation in figures and patterns.... see more

#### Perplexing Parallelograms

This geometry lesson from Illuminations asks students to draw two line segments through a point on the diagonal of a... see more

#### Stacking Squares

This math lesson from Illuminations uses squares to represent equivalences involving square- and cube-roots. Students... see more

#### Triangle Classification

This geometry lesson from Illuminations presents the Triangle Classification problem. Students will attempt to classify... see more

#### Symmetries IV

This geometry lesson, one in a series of lessons on symmetries from Illuminations, looks at glide reflection. Glide... see more

#### Symmetries III

This geometry lesson from Illuminations investigates translations and their properties. The material will help students... see more

#### Joking with Proofs

This geometry lesson from Illuminations aids students in the transition from using two-column proofs to paragraph-style... see more

#### Pieces of Proof

This lesson offers help to students who will eventually write mathematical proofs. The material allows students to put... see more

#### Law of Sines and Cosines

This math unit from Illuminations includes two lessons which help to teach the Law of Sines and the Law of Cosines. The... see more

#### Interest Rates, FICO Scores and Loan... Interest Rates, FICO Scores and Loan Payments

This lesson helps students understand financial topics (interest rates, FICO scores and loan payments) in a mathematical... see more

#### Squares On A Triangle

This lesson will help students understand the law of cosines and the Pythagorean theorem. The material has students find... see more

#### Extra Housepayments Effect

How financial institutions use the monthly mortgage payment and mortgage amortization formulas can be a confusing concept... see more

#### Monthly Mortgage Payment

This lesson helps students to understand how home mortgages work. They will learn to substitute values into an algebraic... see more

#### Logarithms and Car Payments

This algebra lesson helps students connect how logarithms work to the real world example of financing a car. Students... see more

#### One Step at a Time

This algebra lesson from Illuminations allows students to define and practice metacognition. Sample word problems and... see more

#### The Devil and Daniel Webster

This lesson from Illuminations helps illustrate recursive sequences. The interdisciplinary lesson uses elements from the... see more

#### Which Airline is Best?

With this algebra lesson, students will gather data about different airlines, including flight delays, mishandled baggage... see more

#### Venn Diagrams and Logic

This math lesson from Illuminations uses Venn diagrams to illustrate direct, indirect and transitive reasoning. Students... see more

#### Who Wants to be a Millionaire?

This algebra lesson demonstrates exponential growth and decay. The document includes three different ways in which... see more

#### Linear Function Applied to Flight... Linear Function Applied to Flight Distance

This lesson helps students further their understanding of linear functions by applying the material to a real-world... see more

#### There Has to Be a System for This... There Has to Be a System for This Sweet Problem

This algebra lesson from Illuminations lets students gain experience solving problems using systems of equations. The... see more