This StudyCards™ set begins with "what is an equation?" and continues to the meaning of solving an equation. The function approach is used to solve the equations. Use with Foundations for College Mathematics, ch. 6-3.
Before the Activity
Download the attached StudyCard file to students' calculators.
During the Activity
Use this StudyCards set to answer the question, "what is an equation?" and learn the meaning of solving an exponential equation. The function approach is used to solve the equations and the exponential function behaviors are needed to help answer some questions.
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary