Devise a problem-solving strategy to solve real-world problems involving exponential functions.
This lesson covers how to use exponential functions in real-life situations.
Shows how exponential growth functions work, as well as how they look on a graph.
Shows how exponential decay functions work, as well as how they look on a graph.
Shows how to solve word problems involving exponential growth and decay.
Solving Word Problems Involving the Negative Exponent Property and Other Properties
Solving Word Problems Using the Exponential Growth Model
Solving Word Problems Using the Compound Interest Model
Practice Applications of Exponential Functions questions
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Applications of Exponential Functions.
Strengthen ability to analyze word meaning and symbolic or mathematical notation from context and introduce students to unfamiliar vocabulary or notation. Further solidify understanding by defining new vocabulary words and notation as well as generating personal examples of words, concepts, and notation usage.
Summarize the main idea of the Concept, create visual aids or make notes about formulas and create connections to real-world situations.
Find out how doses of medicine are determined specifically for you and how the process involves exponential decay.
Students will be able to analyze the data of electricity offset from a home's solar panel system, and explain why the data represents an exponential relationship.
Find out how the exponential growth of algae during harmful algal blooms can be deadly.
Explains exponential growth and decay and provides multiple examples of these concepts.