Algebra Application: The Rise of K-Pop
In this Algebra Application, students examine the music industry, specifically the rise of Korean pop music, or K-Pop. Using industry data students examine tables and graphs of categorical data before identifying possible functional relationships. A mathematical model is developed to explore the relationship between viral videos and sales.
- Mathematical modeling
- Linear regression
- Categorical data
Note: The download is a PDF file that includes the link to the GoogleDoc version.
|Common Core Standards||CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.SP.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.SP.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSF.LE.A.1|
|Grade Range||8 - 10|
• Linear Functions and Equations
• Applications of Linear Functions
• Probability and Data Analysis
• Data Analysis
|Keywords||linear regression, line of best fit, categorical data, functions, K-Pop|