This Graphing Calculator Investigation activity is from Chapter 8: Polynomials, Lesson 8-4: Polynomials. Students will use polynomial functions to explore real world problems.
Before the Activity
Review the activity PDF file.
Make copies of the activity PDF file for your class.
During the Activity
Use the TABLE function to evaluate functions for multiple values
Distribute the student activity sheets
Follow the procedures as outlined
After the Activity
As a class, review student answers, discussing questions that appeared to be more challenging, and re-teaching as needed.