Students explore the linear and quadratic approximations of a logarithmic function and find properties the functions have in common.
Before the Activity
See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.
During the Activity
Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Find properties in common for linear and quadratic approximations of a logarithmic function.
After the Activity
Review student answers
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary