step function explorer a-b parameters

Students can easily investigate the effects of the parameters on the greatest integer, or step function, by using the sliders. Note that the function colour changes with the signs of a and b, for a visual cue. Also note that once the steps are a certain distance from the origin, the endpoints no longer appear.

 

Audrey McLaren

 
Material Type
Activity
Tags
step  function  piecewise  greatest  integer  parameters 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 18
Language
English (United Kingdom)
 
 
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4.0
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