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Graphing Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

12.1 Constructing an Exponential Function
12.2 Using Exponential Equations to Solve Compound Interest Problems and the Natural Base
  • Explanation
  • Practice Problems
  • Worksheet #1 - use desmos.com as your calculator
  • Worksheet #2

  • 12.2 Investigating Exponential Growth and Decay and their Graphs
  • Explanation
  • Practice Problems
  • Desmos Activity: Growth and Decay Exponential Functions (teacher use only)
  • Desmos Activity: Function Family Card Sort (teacher use only)
  • Desmos Activity: Polygraph Exponential (teacher use only)
  • Khan Exercise: Exponential functions from tables & graphs
  • Worksheet #1
  • Worksheet #2

  • 12.3 Dilating, Reflecting, and Translating Exponential Functions
  • Explanation
  • Practice Problems
  • Desmos Activity: Graph Exponential Functions by Translation (teacher use only)
  • Desmos Activity: Graph Exponential Functions by Transformation (teacher use only: includes stretching and reflections)
  • Desmos Activity: Card Sort: Exponentials (teacher use only) - includes all transformations
  • Desmos Activty: Marbleslide: Exponential (teacher use only)
  • Worksheet #1
  • Worksheet #2

  • 12.4 Inverse of an Exponential Function: Evaluate simple logs
  • Explanation
  • Notes | Annotated
  • Khan Video: Intro to logarithms
  • Khan article: Intro to Logarithms
  • Khan video: Evaluating logarithms (advanced)
  • Practice Problems
  • Khan Exercise: Evaluate logarithms (whole number answers only)
  • Khan Exercise: Evaluate logarithms (advanced) (fraction and/or negative answers)
  • Worksheet #1
  • Worksheet #2

  • 12.5 Describing Transformations Performed on Logarithmic Functions
  • Explanation
  • Practice Problems
  • Desmos Activity: Graphing Logs (teacher use only)
  • Desmos Activity: Function Family Card Sort - with log functions (teacher use only)
  • Khan Exercise: Relationship between exponentials & logarithms
  • Worksheet #1
  • Worksheet #2
  • Review