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[mathlearn] The Relativistic Model of Instruction (was Re: Shocked!!!)
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Aug 15, 2005 4:00 PM




RE: [mathlearn] Conic sections
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Aug 15, 2005 4:00 PM


The original post said:
See also <http://clem.mscd.edu/~talmanl/MOOVs/QDParabola/QDParabola.mov> and <http://clem.mscd.edu/~talmanl/MOOVs/QDEllipse/QDEllipse.mov> in this regard. Lou Talman Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences Metropolitan State College of Denver
I (Gail) also had to look back to find it. I particularly like the way it can be manually played as well as run auto.
Gail Hoskins Eisenhower National Clearinghouse mailto:ghoskins@enc.org
Original Message From: mathlearn@yahoogroups.com [mailto:mathlearn@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of coolmath2@aol.com Sent: Monday, August 15, 2005 3:49 PM To: mathlearn@yahoogroups.com Cc: talmanl@mscd.edu Subject: Re: [mathlearn] Conic sections
In a message dated 8/15/2005 9:41:52 AM Pacific Standard Time, talmanl@mscd.edu writes: Thanks, Ron. I spent quite a bit of time trying to come up with a similar animation for the hyperbola, but I couldn't arrive at pictures that displayed the appropriate information in an intelligible fashion. I finally concluded that the problem is that the graphics software I use doesn't support transparent surfaceswhich seem to be absolutely required for this particular visual problem.   I must have missed the original post on this one. I tried to find it in the archives, but with no luck. Can someone please repost the URL?
Karen Coolmath.com CoolmathAlgebra.com FinanceFREAK.com
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