This procedural exercise demonstrates the use of the TI-86 in basic programming techniques.
Before the Activity
See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.
During the Activity
Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Use basic programming techniques to perform operations on real numbers with the TI-86 graphing calculator.
After the Activity
Review student answers
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary