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#### Word Problem Solving- Exponential Growth And Decay

Concepts from the last few videos, particularly exponential growth and decay functions, are covered in this video about word problems. Viewers can apply their new (or growing) algebraic knowledge to solve the word problems along with Sal.

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#### Rumors

A real-world scenario of how a rumor might spread in school is used to demonstrate an exponential growth pattern. The class will have to use reasoning skills and communicate with each other to problem solve and come up with some...

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#### The Power of One - Math in a Different Angle

In this 2-day instructional activity focused on exponents, middle schoolers will cross the curriculum by engaging in science, history and language arts activities. Exponential growth will be explored using grains of rice on a chess...

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#### SAT Prep: Test 7 Section 5 Part 4

Transitioning between algebra and geometry is no problem for Sal as he deftly solves these practice SAT problems. Mathematicians who have a hard time moving between skill sets will appreciate the way that Sal addresses each new problem...

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#### Rising Gas Prices – Compounding and Inflation

Financial literacy skills and exponential models are connected by the compound interest formula in this task centered on inflation calculations. Collaborative learners get experience collecting data from the given websites and exploring...

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#### Hospitality and Tourism 1: Safety and Sanitation

Math and science come alive in this career-related lesson on sanitation. Along the way, learners explore bacterial growth rates using exponential notation and graphs. A link to a very brief, but vivid video shows just how quickly these...

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#### STEMbite: Exponential Growth

When your biology or ecology class is studying populations, show this video to explain the concept of exponential growth. You could also use it with a math class. A nice addition would be to read the children's book, The Rajah's Rice: A...

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#### Population Limiting Factors ~ Boom or Bust!

There was a situation in the Kaibab desert of Arizona during which the deer population exploded. Wildlife biologists examine historical data using a graphing calculator in order to learn about population growth, limiting factors, and...

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#### The Calcumites are Coming!

Students explore the concept of population growth. In this population growth lesson, students graph the population growth of a 'calcumite' which is a made up species whose population grows exponentially. Students plot the data over the...

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#### Biological Models with Differential Equations

Explore differential equations by using models representing growth and decline. Using calculus, learners will investigate exponential and logistic growth in the context of several models representing the growth or decline of a...

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#### biology - 9th Grade

The clear cartoon style slides in this presentation contain details that affect population growth. Natural disasters and other external factors are listed as density independent factors, and density dependent factors, such as competition...

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#### Nuclear Popcorn

Make your instructional activity on radioactive decay pop with this lab exercise. Using popcorn kernels spread over a tabletop, participants pick up all of those that point toward the back of the room, that is, those that represent...

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#### What is Exponential Growth?

Exponential functions often involve the rate of increase or decrease of something. When it's a rate of increase, you have an exponential growth function! The instructor discusses exponential function and how to determine if a value makes...

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#### How Do You Solve a Word Problem with Exponential Growth?

Does this word problem describe exponential growth? Is something increasing? Is it increasing at a constant rate? How much is it increasing? Use the function formula for exponential growth to figure out this problem.

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#### How Does Your Population Grown?

Do you know how the population has grown of your community? Can you predict the population over the next half century? Can we find an algebraic model that matches our data? These along with many more questions can be researched by...

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#### Exponential Growth

In this exponential growth instructional activity, students solve and complete 2 tables illustrating exponential growth. First, they complete the table on top determining the similarity between exponential notation and the number of...

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#### Tomatoes Take Over the Earth!

Count the seeds in one tomato and then work out the potential population of tomato plants for three generations. Technology is included by having the class use an Excel spread sheet to perform the calculations. The laboratory exercise...

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#### NUMB3RS Activity: Chains and Pyramids

Watch an episode of the TV show, NUMB3RS and then explore the mathematics of chain letters and pyramid schemes, both of which involve geometric progressions and exponential growth. They discuss why both are dangerous and illegal.

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#### Algebra 1 Unit 8 Review

For this math worksheet, students practice the techniques associated with algebra 1. This 5-page worksheet has many different types of problems for the students to solve.

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#### Pre-calculus Unit 3 Test 2

Learners will solve exponential function problems, graph exponential functions, find the value of logarithms, determine future value, and compound interest. In this Pre-calculus lesson, students will use the properties of logs to solve...

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#### Growing Generations of Similar Figures

Students explore geometry. For this shape dimensions lesson, students discover what happens when a shape is made larger and if it is similar to the previous shape (scale factor). They work as a class and independently to explore the...

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#### Integrated Algebra/Math B Regents Questions: Exponential Equations

In this exponential equations worksheet, students solve 11 word problems in short answer and multiple choice format. Students write and solve exponential growth and decay problems given a word problem.

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#### Integrated Algebra Practice: Exponential Growth

In this exponential growth worksheet, students solve 10 multiple choice and short answer problems. Students find the interest of an amount of money given the rate, time, and times compounded.

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#### Exponential Growth

Learners differentiate between growth and decay, of each function by graphing and solving exponential and logarithmic functions.