Take It To The Mat

A newsletter addressing the finer points of mathematics instruction

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Topic Level Date of Issue
Arithmetic Sequences and Linear FunctionsHighMarch 13, 2000
Completing the SquareHighJanuary 2005
Connections to Factoring by GroupingHighMay 1, 2000
Effect of Adding a Constant on Center and SpreadHighApril 2005
Effect of Changing b on QuadraticsHighMarch 2006
FunctionsHighNovember 6, 2000
Horizontal and Vertical Line TestsHighDecember 4, 2000
Inverse and One-to-one FunctionsHighNovember 20, 2000
Linking Parabolas and the Quadratic FormulaHighMarch 12, 2001
Locating a Point and Weighted MeansHighNovember 2005
Locating a Point between OthersHighOctober 2005
Logarithmic Transformations of DataHighDecember 10, 2001
Logarithms Are ExponentsHighDecember 2005
Meaning of Slope and Intercept in ModelsHighOctober 29, 2001
Meanings of Evaluate, Simplify, and SolveHighOctober 2004
Methods of Factoring TrinomialsHighFebruary 11, 2002
MIsapplications: ProjectilesHighNovember 2004
Product of Radicals RulesHighJanuary 31, 2000
RelationsHighOctober 23, 2000
Rules of ExponentsHighMay 15, 2000
Solving of Equations with Absolute ValueHighOctober 9, 2000
Solving Systems of Equations with MatricesHighSeptember 17, 2001
Square Roots and Absolute ValueHighApril 23, 2001