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Graphing Polynomial Functions

Published on 11/02/2005

Activity Overview

This activity is an introduction to graphs of polynomial functions. Students will discover how graphs behave in relation to their equations.

Before the Activity

Students should have access to the TI-84 Plus and a copy of the attached document.

During the Activity

This activity is an introduction to graphs of polynomial functions. Students will discover how graphs behave in relation to their equations.

After the Activity

Review student results:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary