This pattern puzzle works well as an individual or partner activity. Students cut out the cards and arrange them by the type of transformations of parent functions. There are four equations of each type of transformation. Square roots, absolute value, squares, and exponential functions are used in this activity. An answer key is also included for teachers. A class set could be could be easily created on colored paper and laminated for use class to class, year to year. This pattern puzzle is versatile and will add some fun to your classroom. Try it out!
The Math Lab