Highs and Lows Part 1: Completing the Square

Resource ID#: 184741 Primary Type: Original Student Tutorial


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Subject(s): Mathematics, Mathematics (B.E.S.T. - Effective starting 2022-2023)
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Students
Keywords: maximum and minimum, maximum, minimum, quadratic function, parabola, extrema, complete the square, completing the square, quadratic, vertex, turning point, jump, parabola, perfect squares, animals, dolphins, jumping, mathematics, algebra, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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