Subjects:
Information and Technology Literacy, Mathematics, Algebra, Functions
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Grades:
9, 10, 11, 12
Tags:
Algebra 1, Parabola, Parabolas, Vertex Form
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Downloadable docs

Standards (3)

Exploring Parabola Families on Desmos

Overview

Students will exploring how chaning the equation of a parabola on Desmos.com will give you similar graphs. These equations are all in vertex form and will ask students to determine the vertex of each equation. Students will all be asked to graph each of the equations in the families as well. 

Original worksheet created by Curt Sauer.