The Task

 

 

STUDENTS, YOU HAVE BEEN ASKED TO DISCOVER FRACTALS. THIS MISSIONS WILL TAKE SOME TIME. FRACTALS ARE ALL AROUND US BUT NO ONE SEEMS TO KNOW WHAT THEY ARE.

 

YOUR JOB WILL BE:

1. FIND OUT "WHAT IS A FRACTAL ????"

2. FIND OUT "HOW ARE FRACTALS MADE???"

3. FIND OUT "WHY DO WE NEED TO UNDERSTAND FRACTALS???"

 

YOU WILL CREATE YOUR VERY OWN FRACTAL

1. YOU WILL USE THE TI-83 GRAPHIC CALCULATOR TO PROGRAM A FRACTAL.

2. YOU WILL USE A FREE SOFTWARE PROGRAM TO INVESTIGATE THE PATTERNS OF FRACTALS.

3. YOU WILL GENERATE YOUR OWN FRACTAL USING YOUR OWN GENERATOR.