Electronic Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual International Conference on Technology in Collegiate MathematicsBoston, Massachusetts, February 1518, 2007Paper C009
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In Search Of Logistic Curve  Activities For Your Students From Algebra To Calculus 
Irina Lyublinskaya
CUNY College of Staten Island
2800 Victory Blvd.
1A211
Staten Island, NY 10314
USA
Lyublinskaya@mail.csi.cuny.edu

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Presenter will share several engaging lab activities that can be used to introduce the logistic model, to analyze logistic function, and to solve corresponding differential equation. We will discuss data collection in the spread of disease simulation, conditional probability during drug testing, and iterations.
Keyword(s): calculus, college algebra, precalculus