Education Technology

The World Population: Logistic Model with TI Interactive!

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

In this activity, the logistic model for the growth of the world's population will be developed.

Before the Activity

  • See the attached PDF file for detailed instructions for this activity.
  • Print pages from the attached PDF file for your class.
  • During the Activity

    Students will:

  • Use population data to explore logistic functions
  • Make predictions using this model.
  • After the Activity

    Review student results:

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