|Module 3 - Logistic Growth|
|Introduction | Lesson 1 | Lesson 2 | Lesson 3 | Self-Test|
Many traditional textbook problems begin with an equation and then produce the graph of the equation. However, in many real-world problems researchers first gather and graph data and then attempt to find an equation that fits the data. Technology facilitates this real-world approach to functions and graphs.
In this module you will learn to use the TI-89 to create a scatter plot of
To find out if your calculator has the Statistics and List Editor application,
If one of the menu items is "Stats/List Editor," you are ready to proceed with this module.
If you do not have this feature, obtain the free upgrade from the TI Education web site at http://education.ti.com/educationportal/sites/US/productDetail/us_ti89ti.html. You will need a Graph Link cable and TI-Graph Link(89) software to install the upgrade from your computer to your calculator.
3.1 - Scatter plots
3.2 - Curve fitting
3.3 - Change in y
After completing this module, you should be able to do the following:
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