Polynomial Equations Math Lib
Students will practice solving polynomial equations with this Math Lib Activity. Factoring methods required: GCF, difference of squares, sum of cubes, difference of cubes, trinomials, and grouping with four terms. Students must be able to solve linear and quadratic equations. Some quadratic equations must be solved by the quadratic formula or completing the square. Complex solutions included.
The answer at each of the 10 stations will give them a piece to a story (who, doing what, with who, where, when, etc.) This is a much more fun approach to multiple choice, and the students adore reading the story to the class. They get very excited to see which of their teachers is the "star" of the story.
ALL slides are given in an editable format so you are free to personalize the story for your students. PowerPoint is required to edit. Only story elements can be changed, not the actual problems.
This activity works very well in conjunction with my Algebra 2 Polynomial Functions Unit.
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