Students learn how to plot cubic functions by completing a table of results and choosing appropriate axes. As learning progresses they begin to solve cubic equations graphically.
Interactive 4 part PowerPoint with solutions.
Independent learning worksheet with progressively challenging questions. Solutions included.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
All students should be able to complete a table of results from a cubic equation.
Most students should be able to plot the graph of a cubic equation.
Some students should be able to plot a cubic equation and use that to solve equations graphically.
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