__Algebra II:__
__Verify completion - Weekend Assignment, Exponential Growth & Decay__
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Place your Friday take-home assignment on your desk for me to review while you are doing the Quiz Prep.

__Quiz Prep__
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Watch video: Mythbusters “Folding Paper Seven Plus Times”

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Listen for “exponential.”

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Work in your group to solve this problem:

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Assuming you can fold paper in half an infinite number of times….

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And given the thickness of paper = 0.001 cm,

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And given 100cm = 1m, 1000m = 1km, 2.54cm = 1 inch, 12 inch = 1 foot, 5280 feet = 1 mile,

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Write an equation to model the thickness of a sheet of paper after folding it in half t number of times,

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Identify and label each term of the equation and explain what it means,

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Determine how many times you have to fold paper in half to:

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Reach 4 feet tall,

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Reach ¼ mile tall,

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Reach to the moon from earth ( 384,000 km)

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Review Answers!

__Review - Weekend Assignment__
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Check answers, Q&A

__Assignment__

__Discrete Math:__

Students compared simple interest to compound interest.