We look at how useful farming can be when trying to feed yourself and others after a nuclear apocalypse. Using sequences with terms that grow exponentially, we determine how long it would take to have enough corn to feed yourself, or a settlement.
In this installment of wasteland survival with Dr. Albert, we go on a molerat hunt. We use calculus and related rates to determine the outcome of the hunt!
The snow is devastating, and school is closed tomorrow. Therefore, I’ll be attempting to hold a review session online. Join me tomorrow 10-1 EST if you want to review some calculus.
See how well you know your Calculus by trying to answer these questions.
Want a truly frightening surprise for Halloween? How about a calculus exam!