ERIC Number: EJ552881
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Piecing Together Piecewise Functions.
King, Sybrina L.
Mathematics Teacher, v90 n7 p550-52 Oct 1997
Presents an activity to teach piecewise functions using wax paper and rectangular grids. Helps students understand the idea of different pieces by literally "piecing" together a new type of mathematical function. Also describes a followup activity and explains how piecewise functions can be graphed using graphing calculators. (NB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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