Doubling—An Exponential Growth Activity

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

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Subject: Mathematics
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity
Special Interest: Quantitative
Grade Level: High School (9-12), College Lower (13-14)
Quantitative Skills: Models and Modeling, Logarithms/Exponential Functions:Exponential Growth and Decay