With this activity, students will evaluate the determinants of 2x2 and 3x3 matrices and then color the picture using their answers and the indicated color to reveal a beautiful, colorful mandala! As an added bonus, the final products make fabulous classroom decor!
This activity is an excellent resource for sub plans, enrichment/reinforcement, early finishers, and extra practice with some fun. It is especially useful for end-of-year practice, spiral review, and motivated practice when students are exhausted from standardized testing or mentally "checked out" before a long break (hello summer!). Teachers and students alike enjoy motivating activities, so engage your students today with these fun coloring activities!
If you like this, you may also like these other Algebra 2 color by number activities:
Graphing Quadratic Inequalities
Properties of Parabolas
Systems of Three Equations
Basic Matrix Operations
Graphing Absolute Value Equations
Absolute Value Equations
You may also be interested in my bundles:
Algebra II Color by Number Bundle 1: 10 Essential Skills
Algebra II Color by Number Bundle 2: 10 More Skills
Algebra II Color by Number Bundle 3: Yet 10 More Skills
Thanks and enjoy your new product!