# Modeling with Mathematics: A Bridge to Algebra II

ISBN: 9780716707806
Author: W. H. Freeman
Published: 2006

## Chapters: 12345678

### Chapter 1

Science: Modeling With Direct And Inverse Variation

 1.3 A Question of Variation Assignment 1.3 p.14 1.4 Displacement Investigation Round 2 Assignment 1.4 p.18 1.7 Hooke's Law Assignment 1.7 p.28 1.8 Variation on a Theme Assignment 1.8 p.34 1.9 This Floors Me Assignment 1.9 p.39 1.12 The Farther You Go Assignment 1.12 p.47 1.13 One Goes Up, One Goes Down Assignment 1.13 p.52 1.14 Boyle's Law Assignment 1.14 p.57 Practice Problems p.61

### Chapter 2

Bones: Linear Functions And Predictions

 2.2 A Model for Estimating Height Assignment 2.2 p.79 2.3 Height vs. Bone Lengths Assignment 2.3 p.85 2.4 I Think We Have Your Thighbones Assignment 2.4 p.91 2.6 Manatees and Powerboats Assignment 2.6 p.96 2.7 A Scatter Plot of Manatees Killed vs. Registrations Assignment 2.7 p.99 2.8 Residuals and Least Squares Regression Lines Assignment 2.8 p.106 2.9 What is Your Recommendation Assignment 2.9 p.111 Practice Problems p.119

### Chapter 3

The World Of Business: Systems Of Equations

 3.2 Comparing Pay Structures Assignment 3.2 p.137 3.3 Do the Combo! Assignment 3.3 p.142 3.4 Buyer Beware! Assignment 3.4 p.145 3.6 Cracking the Code Assignment 3.6 p.149 3.7 The Matrix Code Assignment 3.7 p.153 3.8 What's in a Matrix? Assignment 3.8 p.158 3.9 Using Matrices to Solve Systems of Equations Assignment 3.9 p.164 3.12 Not Everything is Created Equal Assignment 3.12 p.171 3.13 Solutions to Systems of Inequalities Assignment 3.13 p.176 3.14 Make the Most of It Assignment 3.14 p.182 Practice Problems p.186

### Chapter 4

Art: Transformations, Symmetry, And Proportions

 4.3 Transformations, Isometries, and Symmetry Assignment 4.3 p.205 4.4 Algebraic Representations of Symmetries and Isometries Assignment 4.4 p.212 4.7 Location and Size Assignment 4.7 p.222 4.8 Principles of Perspective: Diminution and Scale Assignment 4.8 p.230 4.9 A Parallel Universe (One-Point and Two-Point Perspective) Assignment 4.9 p.239 Practice Problems p.247

### Chapter 5

 5.2 Linear vs. Non-Linear Assignment 5.2 p.265 5.3 Characteristics of Quadratic Functions Assignment 5.3 p.271 5.4 Quadratics on the Move Assignment 5.4 p.278 5.6 3 … 2 … 1 … Blast Off! Assignment 5.6 p.284 5.8 Solving Quadratic Equations by Factoring Assignment 5.8 p.291 5.10 Solving Quadratic Equations Using the Quadratic Equation Assignment 5.10 p.301 5.12 Solving Quadratic Equations Using the Quadratic Formula Assignment 5.12 p.309 5.13 It's a Wrap! Assignment 5.13 p.313 5.15 Motion with a Pendulum Assignment 5.15 p.317 5.16 Reflections with Patty Paper Assignment 5.16 p.321 5.17 Inverses Assignment 5.17 p.327 5.18 Just a Swingin' Assignment 5.18 p.331 5.19 Rolling Stone Assignment 5.19 p.335 Practice Problems p.337

### Chapter 6

Growth And Decay: Exponential Functions

 6.1 Paper Cutting Assignment 6.1 p.350 6.2 Moose Population Assignment 6.2 p.353 6.3 Exponential Functions Assignment 6.3 p.357 6.4 M&M's Growth Assignment 6.4 p.360 6.7 Area of a Region Assignment 6.7 p.371 6.8 Characteristics of Exponential Functions Assignment 6.8 p.378 6.9 Newton's Law of Cooling Assignment 6.9 p.385 6.12 It All Adds Up Assignment 6.12 p.394 6.13 It's Not What You Say, But How You Say It Assignment 6.13 p.398 6.14 I Feel the Earth Move Assignment 6.14 p.404 Practice Problems p.409

### Chapter 7

Money And You: Mathematics And Finance

 7.2 Taxing Your Earnings Assignment 7.2 p.425 7.3 You Earned It! Assignment 7.3 p.431 7.4 The Certainty of Taxes Assignment 7.4 p.437 7.7 Compound Interest Assignment 7.7 p.449 7.8 Very Interesting Assignment 7.8 p.454 7.9 Annuities: Mixed Growth Assignment 7.9 p.459 7.12 Should I Buy or Lease? Assignment 7.12 p.471 7.13 Amortization of a Car Loan Assignment 7.13 p.477 7.14 There's No Place Like Home Assignment 7.14 p.483 Practice Problems p.489

### Chapter 8

Cycles: Trigonometry And Sinusoidal Functions

 8.2 Right Triangle Relationships: Ratios Assignment 8.2 p.502 8.3 Trigononmetric Ratios Assignment 8.3 p.508 8.4 A New Angle on This… Assignment 8.4 p.512 8.7 Spinning Your Wheels Assignment 8.7 p.520 8.8 Periodic Motion and Sinusoidal Regression Assignment 8.8 p.525 8.9 It's Just the Swing of the Old Pendulum Assignment 8.9 p.533 8.12 Do You See the Music? Assignment 8.12 p.541 8.13 Name That Note Assignment 8.13 p.546 8.14 The Big Bottle Band Assignment 8.14 p.549 8.15 Sound Assessment Assignment 8.15 p.550 Practice Problems p.552

### Chapter Special Section

Probability: What Are The Chances?

 Part 1 The Probability of a Defect Special Section Assignment 1 p.564 Part 2 How Many Faulty Pumps? Special Section Assignment 2 p.575 Part 3 Probable Cause Special Section Assignment 3 p.587 Special Section Practice Problems p.591