# Running and the Domain of Middle Earth: Modeling a Run and a Hobbit's Journey through Piece-wise Functions

Unit 3: Everything is Relative: Linear Functions
Lesson 7 of 10

## Big Idea: Students model the many adventures of hobbit Frodo Baggins while exploring the concept of domain AND learning how to graph piece-wise functions!

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Math, Algebra, linear models, modeling, linear functions, piecewise-defined functions, Common Core, master teacher project, Graphing
90 minutes

### Jason Colombino

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