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#### Lessons for Calculus

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• The Old Chicken Run Problem - … run. This is often given as an early application of calculus but doesn't need more than an elementary knowledge of … problem that occurs often in Levels 7 and 8. Here calculus will be used to maximise or minimise various quantities. The … that is often used in max and min problems in calculus. The ideas in this sequence of problems further help to … as in , Level 5. It can also be solved using Calculus but that seems to be an unnecessarily complicated way to …
• Polygonal Strings - … run. This is often given as an early application of calculus but doesn't need more than an elementary knowledge of … gradient and its many applications, occupies a prominent place in calculus at Levels 7 and 8. The ideas in this sequence … , as it will help prepare an important idea for the calculus at Levels 7 and 8. Share the students' answers. Get … may be possible to do this if you have some calculus under your belt but that is not likely at Level …
• Tea for Two - … on the computers Websites: http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/0/ inverse.4/ -- A website to learn about one to … and finding inverses algebraically. http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/0/ inverse.5/index.html -- A website with additional practice … at this next website http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/0/ inverse.4/ and watch each step of finding the … and solving for y. http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/0/ inverse.5/index.html g ( x) = 40 () 9 5 …
• Math Lesson: Who makes an Epidemic? - … : Brink Harrison Time: 1 day Preparation None Time: Materials: Optional Calculus lesson Teacher Cheat Sheet Timeline for SARS Abstract By analyzing … Assessment Adapted from: Hughes-Hawlett, D. et.al; Single Variable Calculus (Third Edition); John Wiley & Sons; New York; 2002 pg. 523 … . the population. (Source: Hughes-Hawlett, D. et.al; Single Variable Calculus (Third Edition); John Wiley & Sons; New York; 2002 pg. 523 …