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259- It's Not So Complex! Transforming Your Perspective of Complex Numbers

Thursday, April 14, 2011: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Sagamore Ballroom 3 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Steve Phelps
Troy Jones

With a greater emphasis on complex numbers in the Common Core Standards for mathematics, teachers must understand complex numbers beyond the zeros of a polynomial. Using GeoGebra and the TI-Nspire computer algebra systems, participants will transform their perspective of complex numbers by exploring the geometry of complex numbers and their operations.

Presentation Format: 9-12 Gallery Workshop
Grade Band Audience: Higher Education, 9 to 12

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