Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum

The Math Forum Internet Mathematics Library

Browse and Search the Library
Home : Levels : High

Library Home || Search || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help

  All Sites - 6991 items found, showing 1051 to 1100

  1. Cone, Cylinder Edges? - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A selection of answers to questions about whether cones or cylinders have edges, such as "Does a cone have an edge? A vertex?" ...more>>

  2. Cone Formulas (Ask Dr. Math FAQ) - Math Forum
    Formulas for finding the height, surface area, and volume of a cone, right circular cone, or frustum of a cone. ...more>>

  3. Cone Layout - Jock Dempsey, Dempsey's Forge
    A flat layout showing that the ratio or percentage of the layout circle is also the sine of half the angle of the top of the cone. If you want a cone with a 90-degree point, the ratio is the sine of half the angle of the point. ...more>>

  4. Conference Board of Mathematical Sciences (CBMS)
    The Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences is an umbrella organization consisting of sixteen professional societies all of which have as one of their primary objectives the increase or diffusion of knowledge in one or more of the mathematical sciences. ...more>>

  5. Conferences on the Teaching of Mathematics (CTM) (Mathematics Archives) - Husch, et al., Editors
    Currently includes presentations and contributed papers from the Fifth Conference on the Teaching of Mathematics held on June 21-22, 1996 in Baltimore, MD and the Sixth Conference on the Teaching of Mathematics held on June 20-21, 1997 in Milwaukee, WI. ...more>>

  6. Confronting Technology - Lowell Monke
    This site provides a variety of resources critically examining the relationship between human beings and technology, with specific resources on the way computers are used in education. They include: an annotated bibliography, a list of documents available ...more>>

  7. The Conic Sections in Polar Coordinates - David Arnold; Mathematics Dept., College of the Redwoods, CA
    An interactive study of the polar form of the equation for a conic section, for readers familiar with polar coordinates and triangle trigonometry. This activity is also a vehicle for the introduction of the Geometer's Sketchpad, though no prior experience ...more>>

  8. Conics (Manipula Math) - International Education Software (IES)
    Java applets to investigate the conic sections, including different ways to draw them, their reflective properties, and the shapes traced by shadows at different latitudes. ...more>>

  9. Coniques en coordonnées barycentriques - Jean Marie Laborde, AbraCAdaBRI
    Exemples des ellipses de Steiner; Théorème et Applications du théorème de Pascal; Théorème de Carnot par les coordonnées barycentriques. ...more>>

  10. Coniques interactives en CabriJava (Interactive conics with CabriJava) - Yves Martin
    Conics in the Euclidean and projective planes; also in algebra (group), bilinear geometry, and arithmetic (Pell-Fermat): 123 interactive files using the CabriJava technology. The site is in French. ...more>>

  11. Connect 4 - Keith Pomakis
    Play it on the Web, specifying your own parameters. The site includes the rules of the game. ...more>>

  12. Connect Capture Game - Rick Nordal
    This paper and pencil game combines chess with dots-and-boxes. Completing a box "activates" the enclosed chess piece, which may then capture other activated chess pieces for points. ...more>>

  13. CONNECT: Everyone can do Math and Science - Colorado
    Colorado's NSF-funded statewide systemic initiative in mathematics and science. CONNECT is charged to provide support and leadership to increase the achievement of all Colorado students in mathematics and science, kindergarten through baccalaureate (K-16). ...more>>

  14. Connecting Geometry - Cathleen V. Sanders
    A fully credited high school distance learning geometry course offered via the Internet to students throughout the Hawaiian islands as part of a grant-funded pilot project through the Hawaii Department of Education. During this E-School (electronic school) ...more>>

  15. Connecting Mathematics - a Maths Thesaurus - University of Cambridge, U.K.
    More than an alphabetical list of words and their definitions, this site has grown from a proposal made by the NRICH project at the University of Cambridge, to develop an online dictionary of mathematics to support its other online publications. The thesaurus ...more>>

  16. Connecting Mathematics to Our Lives - De Orilla a Orilla
    Through bilingual discussions online, sister class partnerships, global data gathering, and other classroom collaborations at a distance, students explore how math is used in their families and communities; use math skills to investigate community or ...more>>

  17. Connexions - Rice University
    Connexions is a non-profit start-up launched at Rice University in 1999 that aims to reinvent how we write, edit, publish, and use textbooks and other learning materials. It is a global repository of educational content that can be described in four words ...more>>

  18. ConquerMaths - Generic Maths, Ltd.
    Fully online mathematics teaching system. 482 lessons with worksheets and tests for ages 11 to 16. Money back guarantee offered. Also available from MathsOnlineTutor.com. ...more>>

  19. Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (COMAP)
    A non-profit organization offering multidisciplinary and academically rigorous curriculum materials and teacher development programs based on mathematical exploration of real-world problems. Developers of the PBS television series "For All Practical Purposes: ...more>>

  20. Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) - Information Institute of Syracuse
    A community of organizations, government agencies, corporations, and individuals in important leadership roles formed to further the development and use of telecommunications in K-12 education. Topics include legislative issues, conference participants ...more>>

  21. Constant Perimeter and Constant Area Rectangles (Connected Geometry) - Daniel Scher; Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
    Interactive Java animations accompany the article "Theorems in Motion: Using Dynamic Geometry to Gain Fresh Insights" by Daniel Scher in the April 1996 issue of the Mathematics Teacher. The article outlines how dynamic geometry software can be used to ...more>>

  22. The Constants and Equations Pages - Jonathan Stott
    A growing reference resource providing alphabetically listed categories of some of the more important and useful aspects of maths and special sections on numbers, algebra, trigonometry, integration, differentiation, and SI units and symbols, with in addition ...more>>

  23. Constants, Units, and Uncertainty - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
    A reference with three sections: Fundamental Physical Constants (values of the constants and related information, and a searchable bibliography on the constants); the International System of Units (in-depth information on the SI, the modern metric system), ...more>>

  24. Constructing Semi-Regular Tilings - Kevin Mitchell
    A document based on a talk given at the Spring 1995 Meeting of the Seaway Section of the Mathematical Association of America. Contents include: Introduction and Historical Background; Notation and Definitions; General Theorems; Hyperbolic Results; and ...more>>

  25. Constructions with ruler and compass - Zef Damen
    A page that answers the question, What are ruler-and-compass constructions? With links to step-by-step drawings for constructions: bisecting a given angle; constructing: a line perpendicular to a given line that divides it into two equal parts; a line ...more>>

  26. Constructivism and Education: A Shopper's Guide - Moses A. Boudourides
    A brief review of the various streams of constructivism in studies of education, society, science and technology: philosophical, cybernetic, educational, and sociological. A paper presented at the International Conference on the Teaching of Mathematics ...more>>

  27. Constructivism and Mathematical Concepts - Pathways to School Improvement
    A discussion of constructivism as it relates to teaching mathematics. A list of reflective questions for teachers and references is included. ...more>>

  28. Constructivism - Classroom Compass
    The winter 1994 issue of Classroom Compass explores this theory of learning, including a brief literature summary and suggestions for the constructivist classroom. Two instructional activities (Which Container Holds the Most? for younger children and ...more>>

  29. Constructivism in mathematics education - what does it mean? - John and Annie Selden; The Math Forum
    A presentation given at the Joint AMS/MAA Mathematics Meetings, January 1996, Orlando, Florida. Includes an annotated bibliography: Kinds of Constructivism. ...more>>

  30. Constructivism in Science and Mathematics Education - Michael R. Matthews
    Matthews discusses constructivism, its scope and influence, and looks at the particular case of New Zealand, in this article from the 99th Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education. ...more>>

  31. Constructivism in the Classroom - Mathematics Education at the Math Forum
    The Math Forum's suggested sites on constructivism in math education, including projects and Web resources (conference sessions, articles, reports). See also our page of selected Internet sites with a constructivist orientation or that offer readings ...more>>

  32. A Constructivist View of Science Education - University of Massachusetts Physics Education Research Group (UMPERG)
    Four premises of constructivism: knowledge is constructed, not transmitted; prior knowledge impacts the learning process; initial understanding is local, not global; and building useful knowledge structures requires effortful and purposeful activity; ...more>>

  33. Constructivist Views of Learning in Science and Mathematics (ERIC Digest) - Drew K. Ishii
    An examination of constructivism and its implications for the classroom, with web and print resources for additional study. ...more>>

  34. Constructor - Soda
    Constructor animates and edits two-dimensional models made out of masses and springs. The springs can be controlled by a wave to make pulsing muscles, and you can construct models that bounce, roll, walk, etc. Try some of the ready-made models or build ...more>>

  35. Content Knowledge: The McREL Standards Database - Mid-continent Regional Educational Laboratory (McREL)
    A compendium of standards and benchmarks for K-12 education. Browse or search the standards, which treat subject areas from math and science to language arts and physical education (e.g. Mathematics Standards.) ...more>>

  36. Continental Mathematics League (CML)
    Information about the Continental Math League, including samples and solutions from CMLs for grades two and three, Pythagorean for grades 4-9, Euclidean for grades 4-9, and calculus. Also, order Best of CML books containing questions, and obtain the competition's ...more>>

  37. Contingency Analysis - Glyn Holton
    Information on financial risk management, including value at risk, derivative instruments, credit risk and financial engineering. Discussion groups of risk management professionals; fundamentals, with an overview of enterprise risk management; research ...more>>

  38. Continued Fractions: an Introduction - Adam Van Tuyl
    A brief introduction to the field of continued fractions, including some basic theory about the subject; the history of continued fractions, tracing some of the major developments in the field in the past 2500 years; some interactive applications that ...more>>

  39. Continued Fractions - David P. Stern
    A short elementary exposition of continued fractions, without proofs. Students usually know that any number (e.g. pi) can be approximated to any desired accuracy by decimal fractions, but this method does the same using ordinary fractions. Examples include ...more>>

  40. Continued Fractions, Infinite Continued Fractions, and Iteration - Don Cohen, The Mathman
    Ten different ways to solve a quadratic equation - an area of mathematics with applications to population increase, finding the square root of a number, chaos theory, and fractals. Sample problems from Chapter 8 (Solving Equations and Iteration) of Don ...more>>

  41. Continued Fractions With A Calculator (SMILE) - Fred J. Schaal, Lane Tech High School
    A lesson designed to teach students how to evaluate continued fractions by taking many reciprocals with a calculator. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning ...more>>

  42. Continuous Everywhere but Differentiable Nowhere - Sameer Shah
    Blog by a high school math teacher in Brooklyn (NY), beginning shortly before teacher training and orientation, upon realizing that the textbook "completely limits me as a teacher and as a creative person" and who subsequently sets out to "design clear, ...more>>

  43. Contour plots with trigonometric functions - Eric Weeks
    A method of making interesting non-moiré patterns. See also his pages on Lissajou figures, Polar Flowers, and Spiral triangles. ...more>>

  44. Contradancing and Matrices - Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
    Bernie Scanlon, a mathematics instructor at Bakersfield College in California, has been dancing nearly every weekend since 1990, even traveling to distant parts of the country to join in the fun. His passion is contradancing - a dance form unknown to ...more>>

  45. Contributions of 20th Century Women to Physics - Nina Byers; Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of California at Los Angeles
    A searchable archive of data on 86 twentieth century women who have made original and important contributions to physics, including to the field of mathematical physics. Graphics include an annotated photo gallery and a poster montage of famous females ...more>>

  46. Conundrum Corner - UselessKnowledge.com
    Math puzzles to solve, get the answers to, or send to friends. Also, Visual puzzles, Thinking puzzles, and other conundra. ...more>>

  47. Convergence - Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
    An online magazine encouraging the use of mathematics history as a learning and teaching tool. Convergence will include: math history articles that have a special pedagogical or learning appeal; sharing of classroom experiences; animated mathematical ...more>>

  48. Conversation about A Beautiful Mind, with Sylvia Nasar and Dave Bayer - archived by the Commonwealth Club of California
    A conversation with Sylvia Nasar (biographer of John Nash) and Dave Bayer (math consultant on A Beautiful Mind). Streaming audio of event sponsored by MSRI that took place May 2002. ...more>>

  49. Conversion Factors - Washington State Department of Transportation
    Conversion tables between U.S. customary units and SI (International System) units. The proper conversion procedure is to multiply the specified value on the left (primarily U.S. customary values) by the conversion factor exactly as given below and then ...more>>

  50. Conversion Page - Keith Hooker
    Convert to and from U.S. fluid/dry and metric measures: quarts, cups, teaspoons, gallons, fluid ounces, tablespoons, liters, milliliters; pounds, ounces, grams, kilograms. ...more>>

Page: [<<first] [<prev] 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 [next>] [last>>]

Search for these keywords:

Click only once for faster results:

all keywords, in any order at least one, that exact phrase
parts of words whole words

Power Search

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help

© 1994- The Math Forum at NCTM. All rights reserved.