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Volume 9, Number 45

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8 November 2004                                  Vol. 9, No. 45

                  THE MATH FORUM INTERNET NEWS

                Subtangent.com | Mathgym Arcade
              Mathematical Moments Program - AMS


                       SUBTANGENT.COM

         http://www.subtangent.com/maths/index.php

  Duncan Keith offers a variety of resources, including:

    - Investigations
        Number Stairs
        Diagonal Differences
    - Games
        Maths Hangman
        Mathionaire
        Countdown
        Maths Wordsearch
        Maths Challenge 4
        Rush Hour
    - Test Yourself
        Function Machine
        Number Properties
        Pythagoras
        Quadratics 1
    - Revise
        Measuring
        Rotational Symmetry
        Pie Charts
        Frequency Diagrams 1

  Games require either the Flash or Java plugin. Resources for
  teachers include worksheets, graph paper and dotty paper, and
  presentations, available as either PDF or StarOffice files.

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                       MATHGYM ARCADE

        http://www.mathgym.com.au/htdocs/logarc.htm

  A collection of Java game applets to develop logical
  thinking and basic number skills.

  Online games include:

    - Tetris
    - Mastermind
    - First To 100
    - 3-5-7 Matches
    - Solitaire
    - MathgymInvaders
    - Connect 4
    - Towers of Hanoi
    - Tic-tac-toe in 3D
    - Tic-tac-toe in 4D
    - Battleships

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             MATHEMATICAL MOMENTS PROGRAM - AMS

               http://www.ams.org/mathmoments/

  The American Mathematical Society's Mathematical Moments is
  a series of illustrated "snapshots" designed to promote
  appreciation and understanding of the role mathematics plays
  in science, nature, technology, and human culture.

  Since we last featured Mathematical Moments, the AMS has
  added eight new topics:

    - Recognizing Speech
    - Being a Better Sport
    - Targeting Tumors
    - Locating, Locating, Locating
    - Canning Spam
    - Seeing More Clearly
    - Unlocking the Cell
    - Tracing Your Routes

  Download standard PDFs or short versions of these and other
  examples of scientific, technological, and cultural
  applications of math. For further investigation into a
  Mathematical Moment, link to its related resource, an
  authoritative website that expands on the topic.
            
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