This session will demonstrate a novel approach to reaction time experiments done in junior science and
Participants will use a Calculator-Based Ranger (CBR™) and a TI-83+ to record their reaction times.
A statistical extension will be presented for use in mathematics classes. Equipment will be supplied.
During the Activity
See attached .pdf for detailed instructions.
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary