Credit Card Investigation: A Dastardly Scheme (Day 4 of 4)

Unit 4: Exponential Functions and Equations
Lesson 12 of 14

Objective: SWBAT explain the meaning of the mathematical constant e and use the continuous compounding interest formula to solve real world problems.

Big Idea: There’s a new irrational number in town! Students explore the constant e in the context of continuously compounding interest.

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Math, exponential growth, Precalculus and Calculus, PreCalculus, exponential function, compound interest, continuous interest, function
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