Learn how to use graphs to solve real-life linear problems.
Devise a problem-solving strategy that uses a graph to solve real-world problems.
This video demonstrates a sample use of graphing as a problem solving strategy.
This video provides an explanation of the concept of graphing as a problem solving strategy.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Problem Solving with Linear Graphs.
To encourage students to generate questions, activate their prior knowledge, and collect information to answer their own questions using a Question and Answer Table.
Summarize the main idea of the Concept, create visual aids or make notes about formulas and create connections to real-world situations.
All students will be able to research two different cell phone companies and determine which cell phone plan is the cheapest using systems of linear equations. Students will represent these relationships through equations, tables and graphs.