Friday, October 14, 2011

Free math poster for your classroom!

I noticed this little guy on a wall as I was walking along the other day, and thought about the difference math education makes in perceiving the snail.



A snail builds its shell at a rate proportional to its size (see Nature's Numbers), resulting in exponential growth. An understanding of the exponential function is so important in today's world (see examples of its application) that I was inspired to make a poster. Feel free to print it for your classroom, and let me know what you think!

Click here to download the 24"x36" 300dpi version (12mb).


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

No comments:

Post a Comment