Students will be introduced to the concept of related rates with parametric equations using a projectile motion problem.
Before the Activity
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During the Activity
Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Understand the concept of related rates using a projectile motion problem with parametric equations.
After the Activity
Review student results
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary