Sunday, December 6, 2009

Nonlinear graph shapes

I collected a set of various nonlinear graphs and hid the labels and scales.  They're good for discussions (I'm teaching exponential growth now).  Here's the Word file.

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Can you match them all? Height of a projectile, iTunes sales, World Population of gorillas, Transfer speed versus message size on several networks, Heights of a group of men, Population of fruit flies in a container, Decay of radioactive atoms, Heights of babies over time.

1 comment:

  1. Abstruse Goose just did a comic on exponential growth too: http://abstrusegoose.com/218

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