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Algebra Applications: Exponential Functions, Segment 2: What Is an Earthquake?

The basic definition of an exponential function is shown in the intensity function for an earthquake. Students analyze data and perform an exponential regression based on data from the Sichuan earthquake.

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Common Core Standards CCSS.Math.CONTENT.HSF.LE.A.2
Duration 5.98 minutes
Grade Range 6 - 9
Curriculum Nodes Algebra
    • Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
        • Applications of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
        • Exponential and Logarithmic Functions and Equations
        • Graphs of Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
Copyright Year 2011
Keywords algebra, exponential functions, applications of exponential functions, earthquakes, exponential regression