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INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Algebra Application: When Will Space Travel Be Affordable? 
INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Algebra Application: When Will Space Travel Be Affordable?In this Algebra Application, students examine the budding industry of commercial space travel. Using data from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, students build a mathematical model from historical airfare data. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential FunctionsIn this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 1 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 1: IntroductionIn this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 2 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 2: What Is an Earthquake?In this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 3 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 3: What Is the Difference between Earthquake Intensity and Magnitude?In this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 4 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 4: How Is Earthquake Magnitude Measured?In this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic FunctionsIn this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore various scenarios that can be explained through the use of logarithmic functions. Such disparate phenomena as hearing loss and tsunamis can be explained through logarithmic models. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, 1 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, Segment 1: What Are Logarithms?The mathematical definition of a logarithm is the inverse of an exponential function, but why do we need to use logarithms? 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, 2 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, Segment 2: Hearing LossWe live in a noisy world. In fact, prolonged exposure to noise can cause hearing loss. Students analyze the noise level at a rock concert and determine the ideal distance where the noise level is out of the harmful range. 

Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, 3 
Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, Segment 3: TsunamisIn 1998 a devastating tsunami was triggered by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake off the coast of New Guinea. The amount of energy from this earthquake was equivalent to a thermonuclear explosion. Students analyze the energy outputs for different magnitude earthquakes. 

Google Earth Voyager Story: The Mathematics of Pyramids, Part 2 
Google Earth Voyager Story: The Mathematics of Pyramids, Part 2In this Google Earth Voyager story visit pyramids around the world and learn about the geometry of pyramids. 

Google Earth Voyager Story: The Geometry of Sustainable Architecture, Part 2 
In this Google Earth Voyager Story study the sustainable architecture designed for life in Antarctica. Why Antarctica? There are several research stations in the Antarctic where scientists a great deal of the year conducting research. Also, the Antarctic simulates the harsh climates of planets like Mars, where future explorers will spend years of time in the future. 

INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Desmos Tutorial: Matching Coordinates to Logarithmic Functions 
INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Desmos Tutorial: Matching Coordinates to Logarithmic FunctionsIn this Slide Show, use the Desmos graphing calculator to explore logarithmic functions. To see the complete collection of Desmos Resources click on this link. 

INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Desmos Tutorial: Matching Coordinates to Exponential Functions 
INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Desmos Tutorial: Matching Coordinates to Exponential FunctionsIn this Slide Show, use the Desmos graphing calculator to explore exponential functions. To see the complete collection of Desmos Resources click on this link. 

INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Tutorial: Exponential Functions 
INSTRUCTIONAL RESOURCE: Tutorial: Exponential FunctionsIn this Slide Show, learn about exponential functions. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, 3 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, Segment 3: TsunamisIn 1998 a devastating tsunami was triggered by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake off the coast of New Guinea. The amount of energy from this earthquake was equivalent to a thermonuclear explosion. Students analyze the energy outputs for different magnitude earthquakes. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, 2 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, Segment 2: Hearing LossWe live in a noisy world. In fact, prolonged exposure to noise can cause hearing loss. Students analyze the noise level at a rock concert and determine the ideal distance where the noise level is out of the harmful range. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, 1 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions, Segment 1: What Are Logarithms?The mathematical definition of a logarithm is the inverse of an exponential function, but why do we need to use logarithms? This segment explains the nature of some data sets, where incremental changes in the domain result in explosive changes in the range. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic Functions 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Logarithmic FunctionsIn this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore various scenarios that can be explained through the use of logarithmic functions. Such disparate phenomena as hearing loss and tsunamis can be explained through logarithmic models. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 4 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 4: How Is Earthquake Magnitude Measured?In this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 3 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 3: What Is the Difference between Earthquake Intensity and Magnitude?In this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 2 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 2: What Is an Earthquake?In this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, 1 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 1: IntroductionIn this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 

VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions 
VIDEO: Algebra Applications: Exponential FunctionsIn this episode of Algebra Applications, students explore earthquakes using exponential models. In particular, students analyze the earthquake that struck the Sichuan Province in China in 2008, months before the Beijing Olympics. 