Introduction to Functions

Description: 

This is a unit that formalizes the definition of functions. Students will connect the idea of mathematical relationships to the concept of functions. With a mix of direct instruction, guided notes with procedural practice, and individual practice, this unit will ground students in the concept and provide a deep understanding of its usefulness. 

Learning Targets: 
Explain what defines a relation and how it connects to functions
Explain what a domain and range of a function is.
Identify how function notation connects with y = notation.
Show how independent and dependent variables relate.
Describe what parent functions are and how they are transformed
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Creative Commons Licence
Grade: 
Common Core Math