Plotting Linear Inequalities

Plotting Linear Inequalities
Plotting Linear Inequalities
Plotting Linear Inequalities
Plotting Linear Inequalities

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Plotting Linear Inequalities

Students learn how to plot and calculate linear inequalities on a Cartesian axes.  As learning progresses they are challenged to identify regions on a grid using sets.

The start of lesson reminds students about the gradient and intercept properties of linear functions.   The plenary challenges students to identify and describe a set of inequalities around a specific region.

Differentiated Learning Objectives
  • All students should be able to plot and describe an inequality in the form y = a, x = a.
  • Most students should be able to plot a linear equality on Cartesian axes.
  • Some students should be able to plot and describe linear inequalities on Cartesian axes.
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