Learning Exercise

Solving Quadratic Equations by Finding Square Roots

Lesson to prepare students to engage the falling object model formula.
Course: A
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Exercise

Teacher notes: Begin class with a 10 minute warm up of previous lesson.

Disciplines

Technical Notes

Individual white boards for students. Overhead projector.

Requirements

Students should be able to find the square root of numbers.

Topics

Square roots, real numbers, falling object models.

Learning Objectives

20.0 Students use the quadratic formula to find the roots of a second-degree polynomial and to solve quadratic equations.

Assessment

Whiteboards and homework were used to assess the knowledge of students understanding of the lessons concepts.