This activity explores the concept of the solution to a definite integral as the area under a curve.
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.
Be able to use the graphing calculator to find the area bounded by a curve and the x-axis through the calculator's integration capabilities.
After the Activity
Review student results
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary