graphicalmodelsgrade12.notebook
February11,2011
GRAPHICAL MODELS - the BIG IDEA
To be able to model situations and data
To be able to compare, interpret and analyze graphs in order to recognize
trends and patterns and better understand the situation bei

LINEOFBESTFIT.notebook
May31,2011
LINE OF BEST FIT
LINEAR REGRESSION MODEL
You will learn how to determine the equation of the line of best fit
for a scatter plot of data, then use this equation to predict and
solve problems
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graphicalmodelsgrade12.notebook
February15,2011
LINEARMODELS
Represents quantities that increase or decrease by a constant
amount over equal intervals
in a table - the first differences are equal
the graph is a straight line
the equation of the line ca

LINEOFBESTFIT.notebook
June01,2011
Line of Best Fit
describes how the points are distributed in a scatter plot
it is drawn through a set of data points only when there appears to
be a pattern
the line goes through as many points as possible
if there d

annuitiesday2.notebook
April21,2011
PRESENT VALUE OF AN ANNUITY:
Present Value of an Annuity is the PRINCIPAL that must be
invested today to provide the regular payments of an annuity.
The equation:
PV = present value in dollars
R = regular payments in do

graphicalmodelsgrade12.notebook
February22,2011
QUADRATICMODELS
Not all situations involve constant rates of change - for
those situations we must use non-linear models.
QUADRATIC MODEL
One possible non-linear model is a
Quadratic Models have the followin

algebraicmodels.notebook
March30,2011
Solving Exponential Equations:
solving the EXPONENT
Lesson Objectives:
students will learn how to solve the exponent using 3 methods
trial and error
graphical method
algebraic method - common base
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