This lesson covers how to find the x-intercepts, vertex, axis of symmetry, and y-intercept of a parabola.
Learn to evaluate and graph quadratic functions by using tables.
Quadratic Functions and Their Graphs Interactive
Learn how to graph a quadratic equation in general form by finding several key things: the intercepts, the equation of the axis, and the vertex.
This video demonstrates a sample use of graphs of quadratic functions.
This video provides an explanation of the concept of graphs of quadratic functions.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Quadratic Functions and Their Graphs.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary to determine answers using the table
To have students generate connections between specific points in the concept’s reading and their own personal experiences using a Double Entry Diary.
Students will understand the benefits of using solar panels for their home.
Learn how satellites depend on the properties of parabolas to effectively transmit signals to your electronic devices.
You can use the mathematics of parabolas to improve your free throw shooting in basketball.
Find out how jet planes can simulate the sensation of weightlessness by flying in parabolas.
Find out what happens when comets cross paths with other celestial bodies.
This study guide takes a look at graphing quadratic functions and identifying features of the parabola. It also reviews how to solve quadratic functions by graphing.
Explore what happens when the coefficients of a quadratic equation are changed.