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Unit U Concept 5 - Limits by Direct Substitution

Unit U Concept 5 - Limits by Direct Substitution

Author: Crystal Kirch

Students will be able to evaluate limits using the direct substitution method.

Students will understand the four types of answers that they can get when using direct substitution, as well as what those answers mean.


WATCH - By the end of this lesson, students will be able to complete the following problems from the SSS packet individually. (#1-5 page 16)

SUMMARY - By the end of this lesson, students will be able to answer the following questions:

1. What is the direct substitution method?
2. What are the 4 types of answers you can get when doing direct substitution and what do they mean/indicate?
3. What is indeterminate form and what does it mean?

QUESTION - By the end of this lesson, students will be able to ask a Higher-Order Thinking question regarding the content covered.

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Unit U SSS

This packet will correspond to the notes you need to take with the videos.
You can download a copy of this packet by clicking on the arrow pointing down in the lower left hand corner of the document screen.


Source: Created by Crystal Kirch. Problems and pictures taken from Google Images.

Unit U Concept 5 Video Lesson

In this video, learn how to evaluate limits algebraically using the method of direct substitution

Source: Created by Crystal Kirch using Camtasia for Mac

Unit U Concept 5 Online WSQ

Answer these questions in this Online WSQ. Remember to be thorough and detailed in your answers, and come ready to discuss in class.
Secret Questions must be completed in your SSS and will be checked in class.

Source: Created by Google Docs