Math - 2018-19
MA.2 - Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
MA.2 The student will investigate and identify the characteristics of exponential and logarithmic functions to graph the function, solve equations, and solve practical problems.
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
· Some examples of appropriate models or situations for exponential and logarithmic functions are:
Richter scale; andradioactive decay.
The student will use problem solving, mathematical communication, mathematical reasoning, connections, and representations to
· MA.21 Identify exponential functions from an equation or a graph.
logarithmic functions from an equation or a graph.
e, and know its approximate value.
between equations written in logarithmic and exponential form.
common and natural logarithms, given an equation or practical situation.
laws of exponents and logarithms to solve
equations and simplify expressions.
practical problems, using exponential and logarithmic functions.
exponential and logarithmic functions and identify
asymptotes, end behavior, intercepts, domain, and range.