n Learning and Teaching Mathematics - Do we ever use parabolas in real life?

Volume 2010, Issue 8
  • ISSN : 1990-6811


Every teacher's nightmare ... it's the last lesson on a Friday afternoon and I'm attempting (largely unsuccessfully) to teach parabolas. I'm trying desperately to get half of the class to understand the work and the other half to concentrate, and then some smart-alec opens their mouth with the dreaded question :

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