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Video: Algebra Applications: Systems of Equations, Segment 3: Ballistic Missiles

Description: A ballistic missile shield allows you to shoot incoming missiles out of the sky. Mathematically, this is an example of a linear-quadratic system. Students graph such a system and find the points of intersection between a line and a parabola.

Grade Range: 6-12, college developmental math

Curriculum Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.HSA-CED.A.3

Copyright: ©2011

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Algebra Applications: Systems of Equations, Segment 3: Ballistic MissilesMP4 04:12
Algebra Applications: Systems of Equations, Segment 3: Ballistic MissilesMP4 04:12