## Profit Maximization Problems.docx - Section 2: Investigation and New Learning

*Profit Maximization Problems.docx*

Profit Maximization

# Profit Maximization

Unit 5: More Abstract Work with Quadratic Functions

Lesson 15 of 17

Lesson 15 of 17

## Objective: SWBAT use quadratic functions to solve profit maximization problems.

## Big Idea: What happens to the number of customers as you increase the price of the item? How does this affect your profit?

Standards:

Subject(s):

Math, quadratic functions, Algebra, modeling, Function Operations and Inverses, Quadratic Equations, profit maximization

*70 minutes*

##### Similar Lessons

###### What is Algebra?

Algebra II » Modeling with Algebra

Big Idea:
Algebra is built on axioms and definitions and relies on proofs just as much as geometry.

*Favorites(37)*

*Resources(19)*

Fort Collins, CO

Environment: Suburban

Environment: Suburban

###### Maximizing Volume - Day 1 of 2

12th Grade Math » Functioning with Functions

Big Idea:
A classic maximization problem is used to investigate relative extrema.

*Favorites(4)*

*Resources(12)*

Troy, MI

Environment: Suburban

Environment: Suburban

###### Leap of Faith!

Algebra I » Bridge to 10th Grade

Big Idea:
Students will find a linear relationship between the number of rubber bands and height.

*Favorites(6)*

*Resources(14)*

Washington, DC

Environment: Urban

Environment: Urban

Scroll Up

- UNIT 1: Linear and Nonlinear Functions
- UNIT 2: Piecewise Functions
- UNIT 3: Absolute Value Functions and More Piecewise Functions
- UNIT 4: Introduction to Quadratic Functions through Applications
- UNIT 5: More Abstract Work with Quadratic Functions
- UNIT 6: Rational Functions
- UNIT 7: Polynomial Functions
- UNIT 8: Exponential Functions
- UNIT 9: Ferris Wheels
- UNIT 10: Circles
- UNIT 11: Radical Functions
- UNIT 12: Cubic Functions

Scroll Down

Scroll Up

- LESSON 1: Investigating Profit with Products
- LESSON 2: More Profit Maximization Investigations
- LESSON 3: Profit Maximization Problems Workshop: Multiple Methods
- LESSON 4: Multiple Methods to Solve Problems with Quadratic Functions
- LESSON 5: More Multiple Methods to Solve Problems involving Quadratic Functions
- LESSON 6: 4-Column Quadratic Data Tables
- LESSON 7: More 4-Column Data Tables
- LESSON 8: Applying Data Tables to Word Problems
- LESSON 9: Profit Maximization and 4-Column Data Tables Review
- LESSON 10: Profit Maximization and 4-Column Data Tables Summative Assessment
- LESSON 11: Different Forms of Quadratic Functions
- LESSON 12: Quadratic Data Tables
- LESSON 13: Finding Vertices of Parabolas
- LESSON 14: Heights of Falling Objects
- LESSON 15: Profit Maximization
- LESSON 16: Quadratic Functions Review and Portfolio
- LESSON 17: Quadratic Functions Summative Assessment

Scroll Down