Optimize This! (part 2 of 3)

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Objective

SWBAT use derivatives to model and solve optimization problems.

Big Idea

Constraints are everywhere! Today students investigate how a variety of mathematical constraints affect quantities to be optimized.

Video Narrative - Lesson Overview

Warm-up and Homework Review

25 minutes
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Investigation

33 minutes
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Closure + Homework

2 minutes
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