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