 Downloads  Mac  Mathematics  CNET Download.com
Search this site to find a particular piece of software for the Mac, or browse their mathematics listings.
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 Downloads  PC  Mathematics  CNET Download.com
Search this site to find a particular piece of software for the PC, or browse their mathematics listings.
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 Do You Know That...  Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
A collection of short essays about over 60 curious mathematical facts and terminology, mostly linked to explanatory or exploratory essays, drawn from various parts of Bogomolny's site, CuttheKnot. See page two and page three.
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 doyourmath.com
Interactive practice and learning tests (PreSAT, SAT, AP and Calculus), math puzzles, entertaining math for all ages, a math bookstore, and a math expert to answer your questions. Submit your answers to the puzzle of the week and see the archive of past
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 A Dozen Reasons Why Schools Should Avoid Filtering  From Now On (FNO)
Why schools should not block access to particular sites: filters may not work very well;. they may work too well; they may increase attention to SMUT and spur motivation; their ongoing cost may block better programs from your students; they may create
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 DPGraph (Dynamic Photorealistic Graphing)  David Parker
Software that allows you to: display multiple simultaneous dynamic photorealistic 3D implicit equalities and inequalities, and intersections of their volumes; spin, slice, and view timedependent (moving) photorealistic surfaces in real time; and construct
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 Dragonfly Web Pages  Miami Univ. of Ohio with the NSTA
Dragonfly is an inquirydriven magazine published bimonthly during the school year, inspiring children to join with their peers and with scientists in national and international investigations. Dragonfly also publishes poetry, autobiographies, natural
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 Draining The Swimming Pool (SMILE)  William Byrne, Martin Luther King High School
A lesson that offers experiments that suggest a way to solve the general work problem: If A can do a job in X hours and B can do the same job in Y hours, how long will it take A and B working together to complete the job? From the Algebra and Trigonometry
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 Dr. Alfred Posamentier  Education Update, Inc.
Blog by the Dean of Education at Mercy College (New York). Posamentier's Posts, which date back to August, 2010, have included "A Power Loop," "The Unusual Number Nine," "The Irrepressible Number 1," "Enriching Mathematics Instruction, Rather than Teaching
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 Dramatic Results
This nonprofit educational arts agency improves students' academic confidence and performance "by stimulating curiosity and fostering creativity through a handson, artsbased approach to learning." Dramatic Results specializes in curriculum that integrates
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 Drawing a Crop Circle  IES Ramon Cabanillas (Cambados, Pontevedra, Spain)
To draw a crop circle, the high school students at IES Ramon Cabanillas (Cambados, Pontevedra, Spain) calculated ellipses and discovered the pentagram's relation to the golden mean. This website details their designs, practice, calculations, and final
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 Drawing on Math  Tina Cardone
Blog by a public high school math teacher in Massachusetts who has participated in Boston University's PROMYS and the Institute of Advanced Studies' PCMI. Posts, which date back to August, 2011, have included "End of Year Reflections: Geometry Favorite
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 Drawing Tools  Shai Duvdevani
A growing group of .NET C# programs intended to make life easier for highschool and university students studying subjects such as math, computers and electronics. Each of these programs features saving and loading, so that sharing a drawing of logical
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 DreamCalc for Windows  Andy Thomas
A freeware scientific calculator for Windows, intended to replace standard handheld calculators. Fully featured range of math, scientific, statistical & financial functions. Supports natural fractions, complex numbers, basen logic, unit conversions
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 Dream Frequency .com
CGI web applications to calculate the factors of a number, calculate the prime numbers below a number, test a number for primality, calculate a word's position in the alphabetically sorted list, convert hex to ASCII, or convert temperature from celsius
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 Dream Home Mathematics (SMILE)  Dennis W. Montgomery, Lyman Trumbull Academy
A lesson for grades 512, designed to teach students to use basic math to determine affordability of a home based on a given income; calculate decimal placement for currency, percentages and interest; estimate affordability based on income; investigate
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 Dr. Genius  Hilaire Fernandes
Dr. Genius: "Geometry Exploration and Numeric Intuitive User System." The successor of the Dr. Geo Project, this GNU interactive geometry software allows the construction and manipulation of geometric figures. Read documentation, subscribe to the mailing
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 Dr. Hanley's Science Graphs  Patrick Hanley
A Windows software package for graphing data and equations in the form y=f(x) and x=f(th); y=g(th) using a PC. The program can also be used to graph up to 1,000 xy data points from an ASCII file, to graph color contour curves from equations and data
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 The Drills To Play  Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny
An exploration of a detail found at the beginning of Kurt Godel's biography by John Dawson, how repetition and practice constitute an integral and necessary part of the learning process; that, by implication, one first conceives an idea, then proves it
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 Dr Len Fisher: Opening the Door to Science  Len Fisher
Fisher concentrates on the science of the everyday and making science accessible. His latest book is Rock, Paper, Scissors: Game Theory in Real Life. The site contains excerpts from his books as well as descriptions of his talks, articles about his work,
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 Dr. Math Books  the Math Forum @ Drexel
Featuring Internet references, glossaries, indexes, illustrations, and questions written by actual kids, each can be purchased from Amazon.com via links on this page. The page details the contents of each book: Dr. Math Gets You Ready for Algebra, Dr.
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 Dr. Rich's Page o' Math
Math problems in algebra, trigonometry, and calculus, posted more or less monthly (past puzzles, with solutions, are on the Web).
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 Drums That Sound Alike  Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
Peterson writes that physicists and mathematicians have long recognized that the shape of the boundary enclosing a membrane plays a crucial role in determining the membrane's spectrum of normalmode vibrations. He outlines the progress made on Mark Kac's
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 Dueling Pinwheels  A Geometer's Sketchpad Activity  Cynthia Lanius
Construction directions for rotations, translation, and reflection, with questions to explore and a demonstration sketch to download.
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 Duke University Math Union  Jadrian Miles
The Duke University Math Union (DUMU) writes and hosts the annual Duke Math Meet. Download PDFs of problems and solutions from meets dating back to 1998.
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 dy/dan  Dan Meyer
Meyer has taught high school math since 2004, and blogged about it since September, 2006, with two interests in particular: curriculum design (answering the question, "how we design the ideal learning experience for students?") and teacher education (answering
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 Dynagraph  Rouben Rostamian, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Dynagraph is a 3D plotting utility for the X Window System. It draws 3D curves and surfaces representing mathematical expressions and numerical data, and allows for interactive rotation, zooming, and other manipulations of the displayed images. Read the
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 The Dynamical Systems and Technology Project at Boston University  Robert L. Devaney; Dept. of Mathematics
An NSFsponsored project designed to help secondary school and college teachers of mathematics bring contemporary topics in mathematics (chaos, fractals, dynamics) into the classroom, and to show them how to use technology effectively in this process.
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 Dynamical Systems (Graphics Archive, Special Topics)  The Geometry Center
Modeling the timeevolution of the state of a physical system of quantities, attempting to understand all possible longterm behaviors.
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 Dynamic Geometry  Goldenberg, Scher; Education Development Center, Inc.
To understand how students construct mathematical ideas in "Dynamic Geometry" environments (tools like Geometer's Sketchpad and Cabri), one needs clear characterizations of the mathematical "raw materials" embodied in the software and how students use
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 Dynamic Labyrinths  Inge Schwank, Institute for Cognitive Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Osnabrueck
Labyrinth construction sets to download or play online with Flash plugin.
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 Dynamic Number  KCP Technologies, Inc.
Classroomready activities of The Geometer's Sketchpad® for interacting with mathematical objects to develop deep understanding of number and early algebra concepts. Some of this content received support from the National Science Foundation (NSF)
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 Dynamic Web Tools Using webMathematica  Steve Wilson and Mike Martin, Johnson County Community College, Kansas
Interactive Web pages that allow students and faculty to compute and visualize mathematical results directly from a Web browser. Primarily for undergraduate courses, the pages are grouped by categories and a given page may be listed under several categories
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 Dynamische Geometrie Systeme (DGS)  Dr. Dörte Haftendorn
In German. Characteristics and comparisons of dynamic geometry systems; Euklid: characteristics, material, notes, software, lessons; TI92 calculator Cabri Geomètre materials. You may send for a 40page booklet on "Dynamic Geometry of Systems"
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 Dyscalculia.org  R. M. Newman
Learn about dyscalculia: definitions, cognitive research, symptoms, diagnosis and best practices, classroom techniques, home learning aids, legal questions, papers such as "Developmental Perspectives on Dyscalculia: Implications for Teaching in the Middle
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 Dyslexia  George Row
A compensium of links to other WWW pages and discussion groups on Dyslexia: basics, organizations, bibliographies, archives, software, research; also special needs education in general; and pointers to general disability information.
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 Dyslexia Online
An online magazine offering information on and resources for dyslexia.
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 Dyslexia Symptoms & Dyslexia Signs  Benetta Strydom
A resource on the symptoms of dyslexia, including the possible effects of
this disorder on math and handwriting.
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 e = 2.7182818285...  Rick Fowler; University of Saskatchewan, Canada
History of and information about the number e, with links to sites on the Web and a hard copy reference.
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 Eagle Geocoding  ETAK, The Digital Map Company
Input an address and the Eagle Geocoder will return the following data: full Zip Code, latitude and longitude, County, Urbanized Area Code, Population Density, Minor Civil Division, Place, Tract, and BlockGroup. You may also request a map with the address
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 E and M  Finzer, Berkelman, Bennett; Key Curriculum Press
Two sketches showing how to model force fields. One sketch models a capacitor, and the other shows the strength at various points of the field generated by two charged particles.
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 Earliest Known Uses of Some of the Words of Mathematics  Jeff Miller, Gulf High School, New Port Richey, FL
An extensive list, with examples, sources, and contributors. These pages attempt to show the first uses of various words used in mathematics. Research is ongoing, and the uses cited should not be assumed to be the first uses that occurred unless it is
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 Earliest Uses of Various Mathematical Symbols  Jeff Miller, Gulf High School, New Port Richey, FL
An attempt to identify the individuals who introduced various common mathematical symbols, along with the dates and name of the document in which the symbol first appeared: symbols of operation; grouping symbols; symbols of relation; fractions and decimals;
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 Early Calculators  David G. Hicks
Some history on slide rules and their types and makers, as well as basic instructions on their use. Also Planimeters, Calculating Machines (adding machines, four function mechanical calculators, how calculating machiens worked), and Early Electronic Models.
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 Early Career Profiles: Recent bachelorslevel graduates in the mathematical sciences  American Mathematical Society
A collection of profiles of alumni from a variety US colleges and universities who majored in mathematics. Each profile includes statements of what the alumnus or alumna now does, the math each uses on the job, the recent graduate's educational background,
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 Early History of Mathematics  Project MATHEMATICS!, California Institute of Technology
A 30minute videotape that uses motion, color, music, and images of original documents to outline some of the important developments in the early history of mathematics, from Babylonian calendars on clay tablets produced 5000 years ago, to landmark events
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 Earning 5.5 Percent Interest  NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
Mareta put $4,000.00 in a savings account at an annual interest rate of 5.5%. How much interest will the principal earn in 1 year? A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test.
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 Earth/matriX: Science in Ancient Artwork & cience Today  Charles William Johnson GonzálezCasanova
Analyses of ancient reckoning, a summation of Fermat's Last Theorem through simple addition and lastdigit patterns, the AntiRadian, ancient Pi, an
alternative proof of the Pythagorean Theorem to the power of three, the
ancient mediatio/duplatio
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 Earthquakes (MSTE)  John Meseke; University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
Graphing earthquake data (a dataset and sample graphs are provided) and using the information for decision making.
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 Easier Fibonacci puzzles  Ron Knott
Puzzles that are simply related to the Fibonacci numbers....; Brick Wall patterns; Making a beeline with Fibonacci numbers; Chairs in a row; Stepping Stones; Fibonacci numbers for a change!; Telephone Trees ; Leonardo's Leaps; Fix or Flip; Two heads
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