Students learn how to solve cubic and reciprocal equations using graphical methods. As learning progresses they begin to identify the number of solutions possible from a pair of simultaneous equations.
Interactive 4 part PowerPoint with solutions.
Independent learning worksheet with progressively challenging questions. Solutions included.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
All students should be able to solve cubic equations graphically
Most students should be able to solve cubic and reciprocal equations graphically
Some students should be able to derive an equation that can be solved graphically by a cubic or reciprocal function
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