Students use their handhelds to explore world population data from the years 1950-2006. They will develop various equations to model the data.
Before the Activity
Download the attached PDF and look over the information on the first page. Download and distribute the attached .tns file for use during the activity. A .tns file containing expected student results is also available for download.
During the Activity
Discuss the material from the activity pages with students as needed.
After the Activity
Encourage students to summarize what they have learned from completing the activity.