In "Backscatter," the topic of explicit and implicit functions is discussed as Charlie is lecturing to a Calculus class. Unfortunately, his lecture is interrupted when two members of the Russian Mob enter his class and sit in the back row.
Before the Activity
Download the attached PDF and look over the Teacher Page.
During the Activity
Discuss the materials from the Student Page with your class.
After the Activity
Encourage students to explore web sites and questions from the Extensions page.