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.
Discover the relationship between the value of the discriminant and the nature of the roots of quadratic
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.
Vertex and Factored Form of Quadratic Functions
Determine the effect of parameters have upon the graph of the quadratic function in vertex and factored form.