Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project

Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Urban Sprawl -- Polynomial Modeling & City Planning Project
Grade Levels
Product Rating
Product Q & A
File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.

3 MB|10 pages
Share
Product Description
This is an opportunity to bring polynomial functions into the real world. Along using polynomial functions and developing regressions skills, students will engage in thoughtful city planning from the perspective of a member of the City Commission for Urban Planning.

In this 10 page document you will be given a mapping to the Content Standards, an outline for how to implement the unit and two main assignments.

Download the Preview to see everything that is included (besides the answers!)

-- In "Population Projections", students will practice using polynomial functions to model behavior. Students will need TI Graphing Calculators or access to Excel to use Regression Functions.

-- In "Urban Sprawl", students put their regression, prediction and polynomial skills to the test as they analyze the population of communities that are bidding to build a new shopping mall. To conclude, students will pretend to be members of a Urban Development team and must create a proposal to the shopping mall corporation articulating which area of the city they think is the best place to build.

This product is included in the following discounted bundles. SAVE $$$!
Monomials & Polynomials
Polynomial, Power & Radical Functions
21st Century Math Projects -- All the Projects

Need an Entire Curriculum?
21st Century Algebra –- the Entire Curriculum
21st Century Algebra 2 / Pre-Calculus –- the Entire Curriculum

And join our community where I post ideas, anecdotes, elaborations & every once in a while I pass out TPT gift cards! And jokes! I do jokes too!

21st Century Math Projects Facebook Page
Total Pages
10 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
3 days
Report this Resource
Loading...
$5.00
Digital Download
More products from 21st Century Math Projects
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
Product Thumbnail
$0.00
$5.00
Digital Download
Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up