Students record the number of M&Ms and determine the exponential equations of best fit. Students simulate growth by adding M&Ms and simulate decay by removing them.
Before the Activity
Read through the activity worksheet. Students require a copy of the worksheet and access to TI-Interactive!.
During the Activity
Complete the activity and record the results using Ti-Interactive!.
After the Activity
Analyse the data. Compare with the sample solutions provided. Discuss similarities and differences.