Illuminations: Exploring Measurement, Sequences, and Curves with Stringed Instruments

Students will measure lengths on stringed musical instruments, and discuss how the placement of frets on a fretted instrument is determined by a geometric sequence.


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Math Topics
Measurement & Time
Music, Art, and Language Arts Topics
Musical Instruments
High School, Educator
9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

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