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## Models and Modeling

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DoublingAn Exponential Growth Activity

An in-class activity that shows students how high (and quickly) a piece of paper can grow in height when folded in half repeatedly.

Teaching Exponential Growth and Decay

In-class activity helping students understand half-life and exponential growth and decay using coins or M&Ms. Slightly more challenging than activities dealing strictly with exponential growth.

Population Growth: Student Activities

A site with activities and links to important population sites.

Word Problems: Exponential Growth

Thorough tutorial on exponential growth with word problems (including worked out solutions).

Exponential Growth in Whale Populations

Online problem regarding whale population growth, including a tutorial.

Exponential Growth: Practice Word Problems

Short, helpful exponential growth problems without solutions.

Word Problem Exercises: Solving Exponential Growth and Decay Questions Using Logarithms

Short,helpful Word problems dealing with exponential growth and logarithms. Hints and solutions included.

Exponential Growth - Humans, be smarter than yeast!

Article on population growth, etc. and its dangers.

Linear Growth versus Exponential Growth (and Couttsian Growth)

Online Explanation of Linear Growth vs. Exponential Growth.