Mathematics III
2nd Edition
Unit 1
Walk Like a Mathematician Task:
Matrices allow us to perform many useful mathematical tasks which ordinarily require large
number of computations. Some types of problems which can be done efficiently with matrices
includ
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A student recorded the high temperature on September 15 in two different cities for a random sample of
10 out of the last 100 years. The data are shown in this table.
How does the standard devia
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1. This triangle has the dimensions shown.
What is the value of x?
A.
B.
C.
D.
2. A 10-inch paintbrush fits exactly in the rectangular base of a box when placed diagonally, as shown in this
diagram
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1. The graph of the function
after the reflection?
is reflected across the line
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Which function describes the graph
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.
This piecewise function is equivalent to an absolute value function.
What
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Suitcase Design Learning Task
The Armor Plating Luggage Company wants you to design their new lightweight, yet
sturdy, travel companion luggage. In particular, the company is asking for your
expertise in the area of maximizing volume for its
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Finding Roots of Higher Order Polynomials Learning Task
Solving polynomials that have a degree greater than those solved in Math I and Math
II is going to require the use of skills that were developed when we solved those
quadratics last yea
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Potato Lab: Newtons Cooling Effect Learning Task
Using the given data, you are going to investigate the cooling rate of a small baked
potato. This data could be collected during a class, but instead of the potato cooling
in room temperature,
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Historical Relevance & Properties of Logarithms
Historical Background of Logarithms:
John Napier, a Scottish mathematician, thought of numbers as being one continuous
series. This idea seems to be commonly held, but chances are that we are t
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Unit 3 Task 3 The Swimming Debate Learning Task
The Task
Alexis, Loren and Roxy are trying to determine who the fastest swimmer is by timing each others swims from
one end of the pool to the other. The pool is an Olympic size pool with a 50 me
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Unit 3 Task 2 Characteristics of Polynomial Functions Learning Task
A polynomial function is defined as a function, f(x)=
a 0 x n a1 x n 1 a 2 x n 2 . a n 2 x 2 a n 3 x 1 a n , where the coefficients are real
numbers.
The degree of a polynomia
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Unit 3 Task 1 Please Tell Me in Dollars and Cents Learning Task
1. Aisha made a chart of the experimental data for her science project and showed it to her science teacher.
The teacher was complimentary of Aishas work but suggested that, for a
Accelerated Math II
Unit 2
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Eratosthenes Finds the Circumference of the Earth Learning Task
As Carl Sagan says in the television series Cosmos:
Two complex ideas, the wheel and the globe, are grooved into our minds from
infancy. It was only 5500 yea
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Unit 1 Culminating Task Georgia Air-Taxi (50 pts)
Dalton
Augusta
Atlanta
Macon
Albany
Waycross
Network of Georgia Air-Taxi
(flights between towns go in both directions)
The diagram above shows a map of the routes taken b
Mathematics III
2nd Edition
Unit 1
AN OKEFENOKEE FOOD WEB Learning Task:
Recent weather conditions have caused a dramatic increase in the insect population of the
Okefenokee Swamp area. The insects are annoying to people and animals and health officials a
Adjacency Matrix and Digraph Worksheet
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Use the information below to construct an adjacency matrix and answer the following questions.
The second round of a city tennis tournament involved six girls, each of whom was to play every other girl.
Howev
Mathematics III
Unit 1
2nd Edition
Central High School Booster Club Task:
In order to raise money for the school, the Central High School Booster Club offered spirit items
prepared by members for sale at the school store and at games. They sold stuffed te