Education Technology

Binomial Multiplication

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

Students will enter an expression showing the multiplication of two binomials into Y1 in an equation that can be graphed. They will also multiply the binomials and enter the result into Y2 to verify that the graph remains the same. Finally, they will combine like terms and enter the result into Y3 to verify.

Before the Activity

Provide each student with a copy of the attached .pdf document.

During the Activity

Follow the directions on the attached document.

After the Activity

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