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6-16.

Examine the tile pattern shown below.  

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Figure 1

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Figure 2

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Figure 3

  1. On graph paper, draw Figure and Figure .

    How many tiles does the pattern grow by in each figure?

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    Figure 0

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    Figure 4

  2. How many tiles will Figure have? Justify your answer.

    Find the equation for the pattern.

Use the eTool below to examine the pattern and draw Figures and .
Click the link at right for the full version of the eTool: 6-16 HW eTool (CPM)