- This small group activity is designed to provide practice evaluating and interpreting (scalar) line integrals.
- Students work in small groups to determine the amount of chocolate on a pretzel.
- The whole class wrap-up discussion emphasizes the “Use what you know!” strategy for evaluating (line) integrals.
- Good physical application of scalar line integrals.
- Also makes good homework (or exam) problem.
Authors: Tevian Dray and Corinne Manogue
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