Plotting Straight Line Graphs

Plotting Straight Line Graphs
Plotting Straight Line Graphs
Plotting Straight Line Graphs
Plotting Straight Line Graphs

              Plotting Straight Line Graphs

              The lesson begins with reviewing substituting known values into various linear formulae.  In the development phase of the lesson students learn how to create a table of results from a linear function in order to plot x and y values as coordinate pairs.  As learning progresses students begin to recognise the importance of the gradient and intercept values.
              Differentiated Learning Objectives
              • All students should be able to plot linear functions in the form y = x + c.
              • All students should be able to plot linear functions in the form y = mx + c.
              • All students should be able to plot and solve graphically equations in the form y = mx + c.
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              Linear Graphs Foundation Linear Graphs Higher
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