This activity is designed to introduce students to the differential equation-solving capabilities of the TI-86, which are useful in physics.
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 the TI-86 to solve systems of differential equations.
After the Activity
Review student results:
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary