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Xtreme Calculus: Part 2

Published on 08/25/2010

Activity Overview

Students explore distance-time and velocity-time graphs to deepen their understanding of the application of the derivative.

Key Steps

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    In this activity, students will explore distance-time and velocity-time graphs to deepen their understanding of the application of the derivative. Students observe and analyze motion to understand average velocity, instantaneous velocity, speed, and acceleration.

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    Discuss the material from the activity pages with students as needed.