 Quantitative Reasoning for College Graduates: A Complement to the Standards  MAA Online
What quantitative literacy requirements should be established for all students who receive a bachelor's degree? Over the years, the Mathematical Association of America has approached this question in various ways, most recently by establishing, in 1989,
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 QuantSpot
A job search engine for quantitative finance, quant trading, financial engineering and risk management.
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 The Quantum Age Begins  MacTutor Math History Archives
Linked essay describing the beginnings of quantum theory, from Kirchoff's blackbody radiation work in 1859 to Bohr, Einstein, and von Neumann in the 1930's, with 33 references (books/articles).
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 Quantum Games  Ivars Peterson  Science News Online
Scientists studying quantum computation offer new perspectives on coin tossing, chess, and game theory. Theorists intend to apply the peculiarities of quantum behavior to game theory, two previously unrelated fields. These researchers propose that the
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 Quantum Information Page  John Aaron Smolin; UCLA Particle Beam Physics Laboratory (PBPL)
Papers on quantum computation, cryptography, etc.; quantum information on the Net.
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 Quantum Lie Algebras  Gustav Delius
A comprehensive, continuously updated bibliography of literature on Quantum Lie Algebras. Mathematica notebooks containing calculations and animations of quantum root systems are included.
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 QuantumQuick Queries  Ivars Peterson  Science News Online
Computer scientist Lov K. Grover of AT&T Bell Laboratories has found an an algorithm that relies on quantum mechanical principles that significantly speeds up the process of identifying a particular item in an unsorted list. Whereas the best possible
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 Quantum Theory  Dave Rusin; The Mathematical Atlas
A short article designed to provide an introduction to Quantum Theory, the study of solutions of the Schroedinger (differential) equation. Also includes a good deal of Lie group theory and quantum group theory, theory of distributions and topics from
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 Quasigroups (Catalogue of Algebraic Systems)  John Pedersen, W. Edwin Clark; Dept. of Mathematics, University of South Florida
Information about quasigroups from the Catalogue of Algebraic Systems. Definition, examples, decision problems, and links to related terms in the Catalogue.
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 QuasiTiler (Gallery of Interactive Geometry)  Eugenio Durand; The Geometry Center
Generate Penrose tilings or design your own nonperiodic tilings of the plane with this interactive application. In the process, you can select and visualize plane crosssections of a lattice in anywhere from 3 up to 13 dimensions. Geometry of Quasicrystals
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 QUdata.com  Icestone Trustee Limited
Online tools and reference library resources for data mining and knowledge discovery. Collection of free online statistical and scientific calculators, 2D and 3D function plotters.
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 Quelques feuilles de Maple  Maple expliqué en français  Canonne
An introduction to Maple in French. Algèbre Linéaire; Equations Différentielles; Equations et Inéquations; Fonctions; Géométrie; Graphiques; Polynômes et Fractions rationnelles; Programmation; Statistiques.
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 Query Interface to the Contents of the Mathematics Archives  University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
Search software, abstracts and reviews; teaching materials, etc. by keyword.
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 QueryTree  D4 Software Ltd
Drag and drop this free tool to explore, analyze, and visualize data — without special code, formulas, or even software: QueryTree queries tabular information within your web browser.
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 Qu'estce qu'un nombre? Edoc Mathématiques  Service du Film de Recherche Scientifique (SFRS)
Site basé sur le livre de S. Houzel, qui retrace l'histoire du nombre depuis l'Antiquité. In French. Site based on the book by S. Houzel, retracing the history numbers.
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 The Quest for the Holy Value  Kjetil Valstadsve
Finding the correct value of pi. The likelihood of any random two integers having 1 as their greatest common divisor (no factors in common), has been proved to be 6 divided by pi squared  the numbers are prime in relation to each other. According to
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 Questionnaire Design and Surveys Sampling  Prof. Hossein Arsham; University of Baltimore
Course notes on basic statistical analyses of data from sample surveys, especially for marketing science.
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 Quick Trig Lessons  Matt Robinson
Brief lessons on ratios, triangles, identities, graphs, and formulas, with practice problems and a page of links to other math sites on the web.
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 Quirky Video Poker  Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
The lure of easy money brings gullible bettors back again and again to the game of video poker  an immensely popular pastime in casinos and other gambling venues throughout the United States. Most players are bound to lose money, says Todd D. Mateer,
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 Quizma > Matemática Cálculo Robótica  Harold Suárez Guzmán
In Spanish: Clases y Orientación en Matemáticas Cálculo y Robótica. Fórmulas  Demostraciones  Ejercicios  Ejemplos  Cálculo Interactivo. Algebra, Logaritmos, Trigonometría, Geometría, Estadística, Ecuaciones, Problemas de Planteo, Funciones, Geometría
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 Quomodcocumque  Jordan Ellenberg
Blog by a math professor at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Posts, which date back to June, 2007, have spanned childrearing, the Baltimore Orioles, dining, overheard conversations, and included "Throwing the baby with a math Ph.D. out with the obnoxious
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 The Quotations Page  Michael & Laura Moncur
A searchable collection of resources and information relating to quotations. Quotes of the Day; Quotes of the Week; Motivational Quotes of the Day; Random Quotes; Search; Links  a listing of other useful resources related to quotations. You are invited
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 Qwizdom
Qwizdom's wireless handheld technologies and student response system let teachers instantly assess students' comprehension and identify their misconceptions and errors, in parallel, without having to facilitate multiple voices or single out "quiet" students.
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 Raccordo tangenziale tra superfici toriche  isawi
In Italian: "Ricerca riguardante la messa appunto di un procedimento di costruzioni geometriche capace di determinare delle superfici inviluppanti tre quadriche di rotazioni assegnate ( sfere, ellissoidi, parabolidi o iperbolici). I risultati raggiunti
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 Rachel W. Hall's Research Page  Rachel Wells Hall
Rachel W. Hall in the Department of Math and Computer Science, Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA, offers links to her articles on mathematics and music in PDF format, including: Geometrical Music Theory; A Course in Multicultural Mathematics;
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 Random (Blog)  Neil Bickford
Bickford writes "about mathematics, cellular automata, programming, Rube Goldberg Machines, and overall randomness." Posts of the selfdescribed "mathematician/programmer/scientist," dating back to May, 2009  when Bickford was 11 years old  have included
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 Randomise Me  Better Data Limited
This platform for running trials randomizes participants and asks them the questions you choose at prespecified dates or times. As study subjects report their outcomes, Randomise Me measures the difference between the two groups, and calculates the statistical
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 Randomness and Geometric Probability (The Geometry Junkyard)  David Eppstein, Theory Group, ICS, UC Irvine
An extensive annotated list of links to material on randomness and geometric probability: Buffon's needle; random domino tilings; random polygons, etc.
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 random.org  Mads Haahr
Generate random numbers on the Internet by using a web form (comparable to throwing dice), randomized sequences (lottery tickets), raw random bytes, virtual coin flips, or bitmaps. All numbers are tested statistically and the results available in realtime.
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 Random Structures and Algorithms  John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
A journal that publishes results concerning random graphs, hypergraphs, matroids, trees, mappings, permutations, matrices, sets and orders, as well as stochastic graph processes and networks, with particular emphasis on the use of probabilistic methods
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 Random Walk Along a Line: A Simulation  David Sumner; University of South Carolina
A Javascript simulation of a particle moving along a straight line with absorbing states at either end. Modifiable variables: length of the line, starting position of the particle, number of trials. The theoretical expected length of a walk with these
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 Random Walk on the Speiser Graph of a Riemann Surface [PDF]  Peter G. Doyle
A paper that appeared in the Bulletin of the American Mathematical society, which considers the problem of determining the conformal type of a covering surface of the Riemann sphere with punctures. To such a surface there corresponds a Speiser graph of
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 RapidCalculator  ProAlgorithms.com
This mobile computing platform for web and handheld devices performs matrix operations like multiplication/inverses; plots graphs of functions and operations on polynomials; manipulates complex numbers; and evaluates other math, science, and engineering
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 RapidTables.com
Rapidtables.com is an online resource for scientific and engineering formulas and tables. Includes tables and lists from Web design, programming, mathematics, electricity & electronics.
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 RA Rings and Algebras (Front for the Mathematics ArXiv)  Univ. of California, Davis
Rings and Algebras preprints, from the U.C. Davis front end for the xxx.lanl.gov ePrint archive, a major site for mathematics preprints that has incorporated many formerly independent specialist archives. Search by keyword or browse by topic.
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 Rational Number Tutorial  Joseph L. Zachary
A tutorial that explores the nature of rational numbers, the significance of the minimum and maximum integers in a rational number system, and the meaning of overflow. Includes a Java applet that opens in a separate window, for use alongside the tutorial.
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 Raw  DensityDesign Lab
The "missing link between spreadsheets and vector graphics," this open web app's interface lets you create custom vectorbased visualizations on top of the DataDriven Documents JavaScript (D3.js) library. Starting with delimiterseparated values in plaintext
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 The R. Buckminster Fuller FAQ  Christopher J. Fearnley
The Frequently Asked Questions and Answers (FAQ) Resource on R. Buckminster
Fuller, based primarily on the history of the discussions, interests, and needs of the readers of the BITNET mailing list Geodesic and its USENET gateway bit.listserv.geodesic.
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 R. Buckminster Fuller on PBS  Thirteen / WNET
A biography of R. Buckminster Fuller, with explanations and illustrations of inventions such as the Dymaxion house, Dymaxion car, Dymaxion bathroom, and geodesic dome. Explore Fuller's Dymaxion map, John Kuhtik's Fly's Eye Dome, the World Game, and the
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 R. Buckminster Fuller's Octet Truss  Hop David
A discussion of Buckminster Fuller's invention based on the octahedron/tetrahedron tessellation.
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 Readings and Poetry Selections for Mathematics in Poetry  JoAnne Growney, Bloomsburg Univ., Bloomsburg, PA; The Math Forum
Annotated bibliography for the contributed paper session, "The Scholarship of Humanistic Mathematics," AMSMAA Joint Meetings, Orlando, Florida, 1996.
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 Real Analysis Exchange  Michigan State University Press
The Real Analysis Exchange journal has four sections: conventional research articles; topical surveys, which give an overview of one area of current research activity; "Inroads," intended for a less traditional presentation of information of interest
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 Real Functions  Dave Rusin; The Mathematical Atlas
A short article designed to provide an introduction to real functions studied in calculus classes; the focus here is on their derivatives and integrals, and general inequalities. This category includes familiar functions such as rational
functions. History;
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 A Really Friendly Guide to Wavelets  C. Valens
A tutorial in wavelet transforms and their applications to signal theory and image compression, aimed at engineers. The tutorial may be read online, or downloaded as a PDF or zipped PostScript file.
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 Realtime Fourier synthesis  Sound generation  Erich Neuwirth
An Excel application that will allow you to synthesize sounds. Mathematically speaking the sliders control the amplitudes of the overtones of the base frequency. Excel workbooks for different versions of Excel to download for Microsoft Windows. Realtime
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 The Real Y2K Problem (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
Solution to the challenge: Every year in the millennium from 2000 to 2999 can be represented as the sum of consecutive integers, except one year. Which year cannot be represented as the sum of consecutive integers? New challenge: Where do you think you
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 Recherche dans MATHS France  Académie de Toulouse
Un moteur de recherche qui scanne tous les sites académiques en mathématiques.
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 Reciprocity Laws  Franz Lemmermeyer
Reciprocity Laws. From Euler to Eisenstein has just appeared in SpringerVerlag Heidelberg. It is an updated version of Chapters 1  11 as they used to be available at this site; the table of contents with ps and pdf files of Chapter 11 (corrected version)
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 Recognizing Numerical Constants (Organic Mathematics Proceedings)  David H. Bailey, Simon Plouffe
Article and presentation. Abstract: The advent of inexpensive, highperformance computers and new efficient algorithms have made possible the automatic recognition of numerically computed constants. In other words, techniques now exist for determining,
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 Recommended Mathematics Literature  International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO)
A page of readings recommended by the International Mathematics Olympiad in association with Amazon.com Books. Major sections include: Problem Solving; Collections of Mathematical (Competition) Problems; Anthologies and Surveys; Number Theory; Analysis;
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