Friday, March 25, 2011

Infographic: The First 48 Hours of Mozilla Firefox 4

The Mozilla Blog posted this infographic with statistics from the first 48 hours following the launch of Firefox 4. The numbers are amazing!

Infographics like this one are amazing teaching tools. They offer multiple opportunities to have rich mathematical discussions about content that would be interesting and relevant to students.

What can you do with this infographic?

*discuss ratios and proportions
*discuss averages
*make predictions
*discuss linear and nonlinear functions --- Would you predict that this data will grow in a linear fashion, or would it be nonlinear?

The possibilities are wide open. How would you use this infographic with your math students? Please leave a comment and share your ideas.

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