This write up explores the use of spreadsheet in math instruction. As an example, lets consider the following problems that is interesting and also teaches about exponential growth.We will demonstrate a y = 2x function.
If you have a Billionaire father, and he gives you two of the following options to choose from for an allowance, which one would you choose.
1.One cent on the first day of month. And doubles the amount every following day of the month.For. Ex. 2nd day you get 2 cents, 3rd day you get 4 cents etc.
2. $100,000 on the first day of every month.
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