Tag Archives: minimum

Calculus – Absolute Maximum and Minimum – Example 2

By | March 30, 2017

Absolute Maximum and Minimum In this tutorial the students will learn how to find the absolute maximum and minimum of a function.  The students will do this over a specified interval.  The students will also verify the solutions using the GRAPH and WINDOW features of the TI-84C.

Calculus – Absolute Maximum and Minimum

By | March 29, 2017

Absolute Maximum and Minimum In this tutorial students learn how to find the absolute maximum and minimum of a function over a specified interval.  The students will also verify the solutions using the GRAPH and WINDOW features of the TI-84C.

Math Analysis – Find the Minimum Value Word Problem

By | December 18, 2016

Minimum Value In this tutorial the students will learn how to determine the minimum value given a word problem. The students will accomplish this by creating expressions that will later help us define quadratic equations. The students use the expression to calculate the vertex of a parabola help them to solve this word problem. Word Problem:… Read More »

Math Analysis – Find the Vertex of a quadratic equation

By | December 16, 2016

Vertex In this tutorial the student will learn how to find the vertex given a quadratic equation in standard form and verify the results using technology. Standard Form Vertex expressions Vertex Once the quadratic equation is placed in standard form you are then able to easily identify a, b, and c.  Once you have made those identifications you… Read More »

Algebra – Find the vertex of the quadratic equation

By | November 30, 2016

Find the vertex of the quadratic equation In this tutorial students learn how to find the vertex of a quadratic equation (parabola) using various methods.  Those methods include graphing with the TI 84 C, calculus, and algebra methods like completing the square. When using the calculator I could have also used the MINIMUM function. 2ND |… Read More »