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EARTH CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW?

Exploring space is a complex endeavor. Future destinations include Mars. Students will investigate, analyze and model the communication time lag between Earth and Mars. Transmitting a message between Earth and Mars could take up to 20 minutes because of the distance between the two planets.

Students will

- Use trigonometric functions to model periodic behavior or real life data;
- Make predictions based on the properties of a function;
- Graph a sine curve; and
- determine the domain and range of functions using graphs and tables.

› Earth Can You Hear Me Now Educator Edition (PDF 277 KB)

› Earth Can You Hear Me Now Student Edition (PDF 225 KB)

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