## Define appropriate quantities for the purpose of descriptive modeling.*

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### Credit Card Investigation: What is interest? (Day 1 of 4)

12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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### The Exercise Plan (Day 1 of 2)

Algebra I » Unit: Extending Equations
Algebra I » Unit: Extending Equations
Amherst, NY
Environment: Suburban

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### Selling Cake Pops Day 2 of 5

Algebra II » Unit: Modeling with Expressions and Equations
Algebra II » Unit: Modeling with Expressions and Equations
Caldwell, ID
Environment: Rural

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### The Exercise Plan (Day 2 of 2)

Algebra I » Unit: Extending Equations
Algebra I » Unit: Extending Equations
Amherst, NY
Environment: Suburban

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### Cat Island (Day 1 of 2): Cats can’t add but they do multiply!

12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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#### Looking at the life cycle of cats, students use exponential models to see how quickly populations can grow in the real world.

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Algebra I » Unit: Thinking Like a Mathematician: Modeling with Functions
Algebra I » Unit: Thinking Like a Mathematician: Modeling with Functions
Salem, MA
Environment: Urban

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### Cat Island (Day 2 of 2): Cats can’t add but they do multiply!

12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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### Where Do the Lines Cross?

Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Boston, MA
Environment: Urban

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### Maximizing Profit: An Introduction to Linear Programming

Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Boston, MA
Environment: Urban

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### SUPPLEMENT: Linear Programming Application Day 1 of 2

Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Boston, MA
Environment: Urban

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### Earthquake & Volcano Mapping

Earth Science » Unit: The Dynamic Earth
Earth Science » Unit: The Dynamic Earth
New York, NY
Environment: Urban

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#### Students diagram where the world's earthquakes and volcanoes occur - which they will eventually come to see happen primarily along plate boundaries!

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12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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#### My balance is what?!? Students develop the compound interest formula completely on their own before applying it to real world problems.

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Algebra I » Unit: Exponential Functions
Salem, MA
Environment: Urban

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### Credit Card Investigation: What is interest? (Day 2 of 4)

12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
12th Grade Math » Unit: Exponential Functions and Equations
Phoenix, AZ
Environment: Urban

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### Emerging Pictures: Graphing Inequalities in Two Variables

Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Algebra I » Unit: Systems of Equations and Inequalities
Boston, MA
Environment: Urban

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