Algebra II Module 3, Topic E, Lesson 31

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Student Outcomes

  • Students will compare payment strategies for a decreasing credit card balance.
  • Students will apply the sum of a finite geometric series formula to a decreasing balance on a credit card.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
A.SSE.4 Derive the formula for the sum of a finite geometric series (when the common ratio is not 1), and...
F.IF.9 Compare properties of two functions each represented in a different way (algebraically, graphically...
F.LE.5 Interpret the parameters in a linear or exponential function in terms of a context.

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