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TAKS: Setting the Table

Activity Overview

Students will learn about methods to find the function that will generate a set of input and output values using tables or the home screen.

Before the Activity

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During the Activity

Teacher will introduce the use of ASK for independent values to find the function for a set of values after using their knowledge of functional relationships to eliminate as many answer choices as possible. Teacher will also introduce the evaluation of functions on the home screen using {} notation to input.

After the Activity

Teacher will lead discussion using similar questions from various sources including TAKS release items to confirm student understanding.