ERIC Number: EJ480190
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Can You Graph x 5 + xy = x 3 + y 3 [x raised to the fifth power plus xy equals x cubed plus y cubed]?
Stover, Donald W.
Mathematics Teacher, v87 n1 p51-53 Jan 1994
Graphs equations in two variables using a BASIC screen-sweep program that generates solutions to equations by applying the intermediate value theorem. Provides suggestions for investigations that result in graphs of a butterfly, the Cheshire cat, the Trisectrix of Catalna, E. T. waving goodbye, a praying mantis, and others. (MDH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Computer Programs; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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