Teacher Resources

Document Type

Teacher Resource

Publication Date

2020

Grade Level

8th/9th Grade (Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1)

Keywords

Linear Functions & Engineering, STEM activity

Description

This activity involves an engineering activity which connects the work of stuntmen/stuntwomen working with ziplines to the concept of linear functions. Students create a physical model replicating a given situation and then model the zipline algebraically by writing the equation of the zipline.

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Algebra Commons

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