Mathematics at Work 12 Linear Relations
Specific Curriculum Outcome
A01 Students will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of linear relations by:
A01 Students will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of linear relations by:
 recognizing patterns and trends
 graphing
 creating tables of values
 writing equations
 interpolating and extrapolating
 solving problems.
Activities

 Fill 'er Up! from Denis Sheeran  Look at the relationship between the estimated range on a car and the actual distance travelled on the odometer. How do they compare?
 Introducing Linear Equations Barbie Bungee Activity from Julie Reulbach  Have students create a Barbie Bungee Company and determine the number of rubber bands needed for a really exciting barbie bungee.
 Polygraph: Lines from Desmos  One student picks a line and answers questions and the other student asks yes or no questions to try to determine which line was chosen.