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Module - Analyzing Conic Sections
Lesson 4 - Ellipses
Objective

The student will be able to write equations of ellipses and graph ellipses having certain properties.

 
SOL

Has been moved to MA.8 - The student will investigate and identify the characteristics of conic section equations in (h, k) and standard forms. Transformations in the coordinate plane will be used to graph conic sections.

Common Core Standards

Warm-up
  1. ExamView: Circles Review
Lessons
  1. Notes: Ellipses (ppt)
  2. Notes: Ellipses Outline (doc)
  3. Notes: Conics lessons 2 thru 5 (ppt)
  4. Activity: Geometer's Sketchpad #1 (gsp)
  5. Activity: Geometer's Sketchpad #2 (gsp)
Videos

 

Explore Learning

 

Geogebra

 

Internet Sites
  1. Activity: Ellipses Activity from Explorelearning.com
  2. Video Tutor - Ellipses
Tasks

 

Practice
  1. Classwork: Ellipses Worksheet #1-6 (pdf)
  2. Classwork: Ellipses Worksheet #1-6 (doc)
  3. Homework: Ellipses Worksheet #1-6 (pdf)
  4. Homework: Ellipses Worksheet #1-6 (doc)
Assessment
  1. ExamView: Ellipses Quiz
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