Project Overview

Student Learning Objectives

Procedure

Content Material

Assessment

Links to Course Competencies

Supplementary Resources

Recommendations

 

 

Real World Learning Objects: Mathematics

Rate of Change in Temperature

Assessment

  • Chart: 5 points
    • Chart must contain the twelve months with the corresponding daily maximum temperatures for a city.

 

  • Equations: 10  total points – 5 points for each equation
    • Equation of the regression function
    • Equation of the derivative function

 

  • Graphs: 15 total points – 5 points for each graph
    • Plotted points
    • Graph of the regression function
    • Graph of the derivative function

 

  • Answers with analytical support: 30 total points – 10 points for each answer
    • Month and proper mathematical reasoning for month where temperature increases most rapidly
    • Month and proper mathematical reasoning for month where temperature decreases most rapidly
    • Month and proper mathematical reasoning for month where temperature changes most slowly