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Trivial Pursuits and Algebraic Models (writing equations)
Course Topic(s): Developmental Math | Modeling: Dev Math | Linear Equations | Functions
Hands-on activity. The purpose is to help students learn to use variables and to write equations to model a problem situation. Helps students learn how to work simple "word problems" by actually doing what is said.
Resource URL: http://www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Coll_Group_SanDiegoCommunityCollegesDevelopmentalMathExchange/TrivialPursuitsandAlgebraicModelswritingequations?bc=;Coll_Group_SanDiegoCommunityCollegesDevelopmentalMathExchange.IntermediateAlgebra;Coll_Group_SanDiego
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Creator(s): Mark Sandefur (Georgetown University) and Rosalie Dance (University of the Virgin Islands)
This resource was cataloged by Bohdan RhodehamelPublisher:
Developmental Mathematics Collection
Resource copyright: CC BY-NC-SA
This review was published on December 08, 2011
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