Difference between revisions of "Lesson 2.3: Analyzing the Exam"

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1. Revisit the exam you chose in Task 3 and determine which problems can be solved using a graphing calculator.  
 
1. Revisit the exam you chose in Task 3 and determine which problems can be solved using a graphing calculator.  
  
2. Write down how you would solve the problem using the graphing calculator for each problem.
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2. Note how you would solve each problem using the graphing calculator (when applicable).
  
 
3. Watch this video: [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNvCV-xUgP4&index=1&list=PLCLIavHihMk_jyH5yyzSYGxSE11pISpg5 August 2014 Common Core Algebra Exam Questions # 1 - 5]
 
3. Watch this video: [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNvCV-xUgP4&index=1&list=PLCLIavHihMk_jyH5yyzSYGxSE11pISpg5 August 2014 Common Core Algebra Exam Questions # 1 - 5]

Revision as of 18:44, 13 May 2016

Objectives:

  • Determine which common core algebra problems can be solved using a graphing calculator.
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Overview:


Task 7

1. Revisit the exam you chose in Task 3 and determine which problems can be solved using a graphing calculator.

2. Note how you would solve each problem using the graphing calculator (when applicable).

3. Watch this video: August 2014 Common Core Algebra Exam Questions # 1 - 5


Task 8

In the discussion tab for this lesson, reflect on the following questions:

  • The guy in the video showed a few ways to solve the exam questions, including using the calculator, could he have used the calculator any other ways?
  • Are there more questions that could be solved with the calculator than you identified in Task 3?
  • Do you feel that these graphing calculator skills could help students have better success on the Common Core Algebra 1 Exam?
  • How would you like to improve your teaching practice using these graphing calculator skills?


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Resources:

"Streets and Traffic." Emaze Presentations. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 May 2016.

"Search Results for “calculator”." NGMN Graph RSS. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 May 2016.