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Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

Practice modeling real-world data using trigonometric functions using TI-Navigator's Activity Center.

Before the Activity

Students should know how the different parameters of a trigonometric function transform its graph.

Use the attached EDC file as a review of transforming trig functions before the activity is you feel it may be needed.

During the Activity

Directions are in the attached MS Word document. A MS Excel file with the data is also attached as is a program which will insert the data into the lists on student calculators. The Activity Center settings are attached as well.