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NUMB3RS - Season 3 - "Spree, Part II - Daughters" - Spiraling Out

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

Students will use polar graphing to study the graphs of different types of spirals. In the extensions section, students will learn about figures called whirls and how they relate to spirals.

Before the Activity

Download the attached PDF and look over the Teacher page.

During the Activity

Discuss the materials from the Student Page with your class.

After the Activity

Encourage students to explore web sites and questions from the Extensions page.