Algebraic Models in Our World

Algebraic Models in Our World

By: Jennifer Tyne (author), Robert Franzosa (author)Paperback

1 - 2 weeks availability


Algebraic Models in Our World is designed to develop the ability to recognize, interpret, and understand simple algebraic models encountered both inside the mathematics classroom and outside the mathematics classroom in real world applications. This book provides students with these abilities. Algebraic Models in Our World is divided into Explorations, each featuring the following: Activity - students develop, learn, and employ the primary mathematics material, working independently or together with peers in class Exploration Introduction and Objectives - necessary background information is presented to prepare students for the activity. The specific objectives of the exploration are also summarized. Exploration Wrap-Up - the findings from the explorations are summarized, and important definitions and concepts are highlighted. Practice Exercises - these provide the opportunity to practice basic algebra skills and extra practice with the tools and concepts presented. Homework Projects - give students the opportunity to apply what they've learned to real world problems and to improve their ability to write about analytical ideas.

Create a review

Product Details

  • publication date: 08/08/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780757593727
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 286
  • ID: 9780757593727
  • ISBN10: 0757593720

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly