Closed Captioned Video: Algebra Applications: Linear Functions, Segment 3: Oil Exploration.
The potential for oil exploration in the controversial Alaska National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) sets the scene for this problem. A linear regression of oil consumption data over the past 25 years reveals an interesting pattern. How could new oil fields like ANWR help in breaking our dependence on foreign oil?
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|Common Core Standards||CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.F.A.3, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.F.B.4, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.F.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.F.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.F.B.5|
|Grade Range||6 - 12|
• Functions and Relations
• Special Functions
• Linear Functions and Equations
• Applications of Linear Functions
|Keywords||algebra, linear functions, applications of linear functions, oil exploration, linear regression, data analysis, Algebra Applications, Closed Captioned Video|