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Euler's Method Introduction

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Young mathematicians define and use Euler's method to solve problems in this calculus lesson. Learners visualize graphs and solve differential equations. They create these visuals on the TI calculator.
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Euler's Method

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this calculus learning exercise, students answer 14 short-answer questions regarding Euler's Method, rate equations, initial conditions, and slope functions.
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Approxiamte Solutions to Differential Equations-Slope Fields (graphical) and Euler's Method (numeric)

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders explore differential equations.  In this calculus instructional activity, 12th graders explore Euler’s Methods of solving differential equations.  Students use the symbolic capacity of the TI-89 to compare Euler’s Method...
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Euler's Method

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learners identify Euler's method of graphing in this calculus lesson. They approximate values of a function and check their work using EM. They also differentiate equations at an exact point.
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Practice with Euler's Method

For Students Higher Ed
In this Euler's Method worksheet, students determine the rate of change in given functions They use Euler's Method to approximate the solution of an equation. This two-page worksheet contains approximately twenty problems.
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Quiz 2: Euler's Method and Piecewise Linear Functions

For Students Higher Ed
In this linear function worksheet, students use Euler's method to approximate a solution to an initial value problem. This two-page worksheet contains three multi-step problems.
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Euler's Method and the S-I-R Model of Disease

For Students Higher Ed
In this Euler's method learning exercise, students determine algebraic expressions for quantities in given terms. Next, they use Euler's Method to identify the information. Lastly, they confirm their calculations through the S-I-R...
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Slope Fields and Euler's Method

For Students Higher Ed
In this slope field worksheet, students use a slope field for a rate equation. Using Euler's Method, they identify the piecewise linear function approximating the solution of the initial value problem. This four-page worksheet contains...
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Lab 2: Euler's Method and Riemann's Sums

For Students Higher Ed
In this Euler's Method and Riemann's Sum worksheet, students identify the best situation in which to use Euler's Method and Riemann's Sum. They identify the initial value of a problem and use the accumulation formula to determine the...
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Successive Approximations and Euler's Method

For Students Higher Ed
In this Euler's method worksheet, students compute the successive approximations for a given function. They compute the piecewise linear function to produce the approximation to the solution of the initial value problem. This four-page...
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Don't Forget the Differential Equations: Finishing 2005 BC4

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Not explaining reasoning falls short of perfect. The article covers problem number four on the 2005 AP® Calculus BC exam. Using a similar problem, the author discusses the Euler Method procedure to answer the question. With the...
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Slope Fields and Euler's Method for AP Calculus

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders investigate slope fields and Euler’s Method.  In this calculus lesson, 12th graders explore the steps for programming slope fields on the TI-83 and Euler’s method for achieving a numerical solution to differential...
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Analyzing Solutions Computed Using Euler's Method

For Students Higher Ed
In this analyzing solutions worksheet, students use Euler's Method to estimate the value of given functions. They estimate solutions using the piecewise-linear function model and sketch the information onto a graph. This two-page...
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Successive Approximation and Euler's Method

For Students Higher Ed
In this approximation worksheet, students use the Euler's method to interpret a piecewise linear function. They explore why the approximation produced using a smaller stepsize is a better approximation. This four-page worksheet...
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Euler's Method

For Students Higher Ed
In this Euler's method instructional activity, students use Euler's method to determine one-second time intervals in a rate problem. They explore functions to estimate rate changes in small time intervals. This two-page instructional...
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Solving Differentiall Equations Using Euler's Method

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders explore differential equations.  In this calculus activity, 12th graders investigate the process of solving differential equations using Euler’s method.  The activity provides the steps used in the process.
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A Model for the Spread of Disease

For Students Higher Ed
In this model worksheet, students explore a real life scenario to determine the rate at which a disease may spread. They use Euler's Method and the SIR model to determine values at a given point in time. This two-page worksheet...
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A Refined Cooling Model

For Students Higher Ed
For this cooling model worksheet, students approximate solutions using Euler's method. They approximate piecewise linear equations. This six-page worksheet contains approximately 15 problems.
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Rate Equation

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this rate equation worksheet, students use Euler's method to estimate the value of rate equations. They use the piecewise linear function approximation to determine the solution of an initial value problem. This two-page worksheet...
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Euler Encore 1

For Teachers 11th - 12th
In this math worksheet, students use Euler's Method to solve differential equations. They are given an equation to graph (y'). Students sketch that equation as well as the related equation (y). They find the area of given rectangles and...
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Variables and Slopes

For Students 7th - 10th
In this variable and slopes worksheet, students practice a warm-up activity involving variables V and X and using Euler's Method to solve a value problem.
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How the Königsberg Bridge Problem Changed Mathematics

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
There is one bridge too many. A video presents the history of the Konigsberg Bridge problem. To solve the problem, Euler invented a new branch of mathematics—and graph theory was born. Using this new branch of mathematics, mathematicians...
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Solving Differential Equations via the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students use their TI-89 calculator to compute derivatives and anti-derivatives. In this differential equation activity, students follow detailed directions to complete one table of derivative/anti-derivative values. They compute the...
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Introduction to Mathematical Modeling

For Students Higher Ed
For this mathematical modeling worksheet, students answer two essay questions. They describe Newton's Law of Cooling by describing and constructing a model and answering seven essay questions about the process.

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