1: Number, Number Sense and Operations

1.A: Demonstrate that vectors and matrices are systems having some of the same properties of the real number system.


1.B: Develop an understanding of properties of and representations for addition and multiplication of vectors and matrices.


2: Measurement

2.A: Explain differences among accuracy, precision and error, and describe how each of those can affect solutions in measurement situations.

Triple Beam Balance

2.B: Apply various measurement scales to describe phenomena and solve problems.

Similar Figures - Activity A
Similar Polygons

2.C: Estimate and compute areas and volume in increasingly complex problem situations.

Perimeter, Circumference, and Area - Activity B
Prisms and Cylinders - Activity A
Pyramids and Cones - Activity A

2.D: Solve problem situations involving derived measurements; e.g., density, acceleration.

Density Experiment: Slice and Dice
Density Laboratory
Determining Density via Water Displacement

3: Geometry and Spatial Sense

3.B: Represent transformations within a coordinate system using vectors and matrices.

Rotations, Reflections and Translations

4: Patterns, Functions and Algebra

4.A: Analyze functions by investigating rates of change, intercepts, zeros, asymptotes, and local and global behavior.

Linear Functions
Polynomials and Linear Factors

4.B: Use the quadratic formula to solve quadratic equations that have complex roots.

Roots of a Quadratic

4.C: Use recursive functions to model and solve problems; e.g., home mortgages, annuities.

Arithmetic Sequences
Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences
Exponential Growth and Decay - Activity B
Geometric Sequences

4.D: Apply algebraic methods to represent and generalize problem situations involving vectors and matrices.


5: Data Analysis and Probability

5.B: Use descriptive statistics to analyze and summarize data, including measures of center, dispersion, correlation and variability.

Line Plots
Mean, Median and Mode

5.C: Design and perform a statistical experiment, simulation or study; collect and interpret data; and use descriptive statistics to communicate and support predictions and conclusions.

Probability Simulations

5.D: Connect statistical techniques to applications in workplace and consumer situations.

Percent of Change

Correlation last revised: 11/13/2008

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