Section 3 - Graph and Write Equations of Ellipses
- What is the definition of an ellipse?
2. Explain how to create an ellipse? i.e. how is an ellipse made?
3. Read over the explanation below and discuss with Ms. Urquhart how to derive the equation of an ellipse.
4. Watch the 2 videos below on graphing Ellipses (Part 1 and part 2). *Make sure to put videos in full screen**.
5. Complete the following Khan Academy activities below.
6. Complete the IXL Pre-Calc 0.9 Write Equations of Ellipses in Standard Form up to 80%.
7. Complete the worksheet on ellipses