Writing Assignments


Algebra I
Explain how you would go about solving the inequality, 2(20 + x) <  60. Explain how you would check to see if your answer is correct?
Using the TI-83, explain at least 3 different ways that you can tell if a number is a solution to an equation
Model this inequality with a real life situation.

When a person hears the term computer, they usually think of a personal computer (ie, a Macintosh or an IBM clone). What is an embedded computer? What is the major difference between a personal computer and an embedded computer? What is a major similarity? Do more embedded computers exist in the world or do more personal computers exist (Look around your home and outside of your house. Estimate the proportion of personal computers to embedded computers? What is the difference between a microprocessor and a microcontroller?