Completing the Square
Complete the square in an algebraic expression.
Completing the Square Algebraically
Complete the square algebraically to rewrite a quadratic expression.
Students calculate problems from the student worksheet to determine the rules for adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing complex numbers.
Maximizing the Area of a Garden
In this activity, students explore the area of a garden with a rectangular shape that is attached to a barn. Exactly three sides of the garden must be fenced. Students will sketch possible gardens and enter their data into a spreadsheet.
Modeling with a Quadratic Function
In this lesson, students use a quadratic function to model the flight path of a basketball. Students will interpret the parameters of the quadratic model to answer questions related to the path of the basketball.
Manipulate the equation of a quadratic function so that its graph passes through a particular point.
Quadratic Functions and Stopping Distance
Analyze data in real-life applications of the quadratic function.
Standard Form of Quadratic Functions
Use sliders to determine the effect the parameters have upon a quadratic function in standard form.