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Topic: Newsletter: Math Forum Internet News No. 2.42 (Oct. 20)
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 Sarah Seastone Posts: 1,240 Registered: 12/3/04
Newsletter: Math Forum Internet News No. 2.42 (Oct. 20)
Posted: Oct 18, 1997 11:12 AM

20 October 1997 Vol.2, No.42

THE MATH FORUM INTERNET NEWS

Mike's Problems | Palindromes | M.S./H.S. Teachers' Place

MIKE'S PAGE OF MATH PROBLEMS
Michael Shackleford

http://www.charm.net/~shack/math/

no-nonsense presentation with few decorative graphics.
Features include:

- marked difficulty levels: Moderate, Difficult,
Strenuous, and Very Hard!

- four-star and unsolved problems for those with a
strong math background;

- answers, many with explanatory solutions.

Mike also provides links to other math puzzle pages:

- THE GREY LABYRINTH
http://www.wx3.com/labyrinth/puzzles.htm

- A USENET ARCHIVE OF MATH PROBLEMS

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PALINDROMIC NUMBERS AND OTHER RECREATIONAL TOPICS
Patrick De Geest

http://www.ping.be/~ping6758/

Sequences and palindromic DNA; move one number to make the
sequence 1 4 2 9 6 1 5 10 4 palindromic; learn about the
most famous search for a palindrome; listen to palindromic
music; and explore other odd facts about large and small
numbers. Using a Java-capable browser, explore palindromic
triangulars, tetrahedrals, squares, cubes, primes, circular
primes, and more.

Those who know French will enjoy SABAS'WEB, a server for
everything having to do with palindromes in the French
language: words, quotations, numbers, names, sounds, etc.

http://www.chez.com/sabas/index0.htm

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MATH RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS: MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL

In addition to reorganizing our elementary level teachers'
pages, we've added to our areas for middle and high school
math resources:

- MIDDLE SCHOOL Teachers' Place
http://forum.swarthmore.edu/teachers/middle/

- HIGH SCHOOL Teachers' Place
http://forum.swarthmore.edu/teachers/high/

For your classroom, you'll find Internet activities and
projects, lesson plans, field trips for students, and
archives, reviews, and publishers of math software.

mailing lists and newsgroups, articles and publications,
and professional organizations.

pages to let us know what you think, and send us your

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