This is a project-based assessment covering functional relationships, independent/dependent variables, discrete/continuous, table of values and domain/range.
The student is given a scenario such as "Jacob charges $6 per hour to haul junk". The student is asked to determine the ind/dep variables, create a table of values, determine whether the scenario represents a functional relationship or not (they all do), determine whether the graph would be discrete or continuous, and then find the domain and range. Finally, they are asked to answer a question such as "how much would Jacob make if he hauled junk for 6 hours?"
Specific directions are included plus a complete example is given on the directions page for the student. There are 29 different scenarios so that each student can have their own. Cut scenarios up (pages 2 and 3) and place in bowl. Students can choose their scenario as they walk in the door and then get started on their project. Project can be finished in one class period. A grading rubric is also included. Run off directions (page 1) on one side and the grading rubric on back (page 4). They glue their scenario and the grading rubric to the back of their poster when they are done. Please download the preview to see a completed student example. 4 pages total.
This project can also be purchased in my Algebra Projects Bundle
. There are a total of 12 Algebra Projects in this bundle - great for project based assessment!
This product can also be found in my Functions Unit Bundle
which contains an entire unit of Functions & Relations, Domain & Range, Independent/Dependent Variables assignments, activities, quizzes, foldables, a project and a set of 10 exit tickets - all the work is done for you in this bundle!
All of my products are color-coded and sorted by topic. To find more products on Functions & Relations, Independent/Dependent Variables, Domain & Range, etc., please return to my store and look for the dark purple background or choose the Functions, Domain & Range category
on the left-hand side.
My other Functions, Domain/Range, Ind/Dep Variables products include:
What is a Variable? PowerPoint
Function Machine PowerPoint
Functions & Relations, Domain & Range NOTES
Finding Domain & Range of Continuous Graphs NOTES
Function Notation Practice
Functions, Domain & Range, Function Notation Homework
Functional Relationships Practice
Identifying Variables Practice
Identifying Independent & Dependent Variables Practice
Evaluating Functions in Function Notation Practice
Evaluating Functions Homework
Functions or Not, Domain & Range Activity Cards
Identifying Independent & Dependent Variables Activity
Relations/Functions Multiple Representations Group Activity
Finding Function Values Activity
Functions Review Activity
x & y Variables Graphic Organizer (free)
Functions, Domain & Range Foldable
Discrete & Continuous Graphs Foldable
Functions Unit Exit Tickets (or Warm-ups)
Functions, Functional Relationships, Domain & Range QUIZ
Functions & Relations, Domain & Range, Function Notation QUIZ
Functions, Independent/Dependent Variables, Domain/Range Project
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