This activity will use linear programming and the Inequalz apps on the TI-84+ calculator to solve real world problems.
Before the Activity
This activity can be used as a culminating activity to a linear programming unit in Algebra 2.
During the Activity
In pre-assigned groups, students will solve and present solutions to linear programming problems to the Board of directors of "Spartan Programming".
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary