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  1. Mean, Median, Mode, etc. (SMILE) - Charlotte Goldwater, Kenwood Academy
    A lesson for grades 4-12 designed to teach students to generate their own data and then analyze their information, teaching such concepts as mean, mode, and median; histogram; bar graph; probability; and circle graph. From the Probability and Statistics ...more>>

  2. Mean, Median, Mode, Range - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A selection of answers to questions about mean, median, mode, and range, such as "When is it appropriate to use the arithmetic mean, and when the geometric mean?" ...more>>

  3. Measurement Conversions - ConvertValues.com Measurement Conversions
    A simple tool for converting different measurement units: length, area, volume, weight, mass, time, temperature, speed, force, power, and more. ...more>>

  4. Measurement Converter - Entisoft Units; ConvertIt.com, Inc.
    Many online calculators require a Java-capable browser. Here's one that doesn't, and will perform over 500 different unit conversions for distance, area, volume, mass, speed, temperature, pressure, energy, power, force, etc. And when you convert, say, ...more>>

  5. Measurement of Volume (SMILE) - Richard Murray, Gage Park High School
    A lesson designed to teach students to measure the volume of a clear container; use a stop watch; and estimate the volume of a container using proportions. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons ...more>>

  6. Measurements Converter - Sergey Gershtein
    JavaScript conversions in the following categories: weight, capacity and volume, length, area, speed, pressure, temperature, circular measure, and time. [Do not use this converter if you need precision calculations.] You will need a Java-capable browser ...more>>

  7. Measurement Units Translation - Sergey Gershtein, Ural-Relcom, Ltd.
    Javascript converters for weight, capacity and volume, length, area, speed, pressure, temperature, circular measure, and time. ...more>>

  8. Measurement - What Is It? (SMILE) - Claudy E. Chapman, Hartigan School
    A lesson designed to teach students practical reasons for measurement; the use of various tools for measurement; how and why those tools might be chosen and/or designed; and the need for uniformity and agreement on definitions of measurement. From the ...more>>

  9. The Measurers: a Flemish Image of Mathematics in the Sixteenth Century - Museum of the History of Science, Oxford
    From a 1995 exhibition centered around an unusual and important painting in the Museum's collection, known simply as 'The Measurers' (Antwerp, late 16th century). The painting depicts a range of practical activities, foremost among them mathematical instrument ...more>>

  10. Measuring an Angle - NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
    What is the measure of the angle shown? A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test. ...more>>

  11. Measuring Centimeters - NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
    If a pencil were 7.5 centimeters long, where would its point end on this centimeter ruler? A diagram and a detailed answer are provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test. ...more>>

  12. Measuring for Cookies (SMILE) - Sally J. Hill, Roberto Clemente Community Academy
    A lesson designed to teach students to measure ingredients using standard and metric measuring utensils; read envelope contents and follow directions in sequential order; and make a batch of chocolate chip cookies. From the Practical and Applied Math ...more>>

  13. Measuring Temperature, Adding Degrees - NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project
    From the thermometer reading below, about how many more degrees must the temperature rise to reach 50 degrees? A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test. ...more>>

  14. Measuring Up, Prototypes for Mathematics Assessment - National Academy of Sciences
    An electronic version of Measuring Up, a book on assessing students in accordance with the NCTM math standards by the National Research Council that provides examples of problems students should be able to solve at a fourth grade level and insights on ...more>>

  15. Measuring What Counts: Executive Summary - MSEB, National Research Council
    "'You can't fatten a hog by weighing it,' said a farmer to a governor at a public hearing in order to explain in plain language the dilemma of educational assessment. To be useful to society, assessment must advance education, not merely record its status...." ...more>>

  16. Measuring with Two Containers - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A selection of answers to questions about using two different containers to measure out a third quantity, such as "How can you measure 7 liters using only 4-liter and 9-liter pails?" ...more>>

  17. Mechanical calculators - Gerold Beckers
    Mechanical calculators in the author's private collection and the museum of the faculty of Geodesy, TU Delft, the Netherlands. The calculators are catalogued according to the working principle. Contents include: Napier's rods or bones, abacus and slide ...more>>

  18. Mechanisms by Tchebyshev - Mathematical Etudes Foundation
    Archival photographs, reproductions, and computer animations of Tchebyshev's machines: plantigrade machine; mechanism for transforming rotation into translational motion; paddling mechanism; wheelchair; paradoxical mechanism; mechanism for transforming ...more>>

  19. Media4Math
    Free algebra and geometry videos, PowerPoint presentations, Promethean Flipcharts, critical thinking activities, worked-out examples, and other media resources. An initiative of Emmy award-winner Edward de Leon, executive producer of "Greatest Inventions ...more>>

  20. Median - Don Steward
    Blog by a maths teacher influenced by Hans Freudenthal. A fan of unicase, Steward teaches 10-16 year-olds in Shropshire (UK). His posts, which date back to November, 2007, have included "loooooong multiplication - grid method," "two reversal problems," ...more>>

  21. Medicine and Mathematics - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A selection of answers to questions about medicine and mathematics, such as "How do doctors use math?" ...more>>

  22. Medieval Harmony - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    Harmonic numbers. The history of mathematics contains many gems of mathematical reasoning and thought. At a Mathematical Sciences Research Institute meeting last October, number theorist Hendrik W. Lenstra Jr. of the University of California at Berkeley ...more>>

  23. MEECAS - Mathematics Educators Exploring Computer Algebra Systems, Inc.
    Mathematics Educators Exploring Computer Algebra Systems (MEECAS) seeks to encourage active interest in the use of computer algebra systems (CAS) and related technology in schools; to improve learning of mathematics; to influence curriculum, assessment, ...more>>

  24. megaConverter.com - Ben-Cam InterMedia
    megaConverter.com is an ever-growing set of weights, measures and unit conversion/calculation modules. Spin a dial to select the kind of unit to convert: ancient lengths, volume, weight; angles; area; astronomical distance; bases - dec/hex/oct/bin; density; ...more>>

  25. MegaPenny Project - Kokogiak Media
    What would a billion (or a trillion) pennies look like? Find out here, in pages listing data on one to one quintillion pennies. All the pages have tables at the bottom, listing things such as the value of the pennies, size of the pile, weight, and area ...more>>

  26. Mega Tic-Tac-Toe - Paul Nahay
    A Java applet that plays Tic-Tac-Toe, Connect Four, Gomoku, and hundreds of customizable original variants. ...more>>

  27. Members & Activities (AMS) - American Mathematical Society
    Includes information and resources on Membership in the AMS (becoming a member, individual, institutional, associate, and corporate membership, FAQ); Membership Benefits (Membership List, e-Mail Forwarding, Meetings and Conferences, Notices, Bulletin); ...more>>

  28. Memory, Mental Arithmetic, and Mathematics - MacTutor Math History Archives
    All the mathematicians whose biographies are given in the MacTutor archive exhibited extraordinary mental powers. This article examines a few mathematicians who showed extraordinary powers of memory and calculating, together with a number of people who ...more>>

  29. The Menelaus Theorem - Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny
    Ceva's and Menelaus' theorems compared and two proofs of the latter. An interactive column for MAA Online that uses a Java applet to simulate a puzzle or mathematical problem, one not stated directly since the applet is intended to be such that the right ...more>>

  30. Mental Agility - Ian McLean
    Downloadable resources for Windows to assist with the development of numeracy. Loop games and powerpoint presentations on CD-ROM are key features. Games at Maths Levels C, D, and E. ...more>>

  31. Mentalmath - EUDACTICA
    Makers of superTmatik mental math cards, and organizers of the International Mental Math Championship, which has developed number and calculation skills in children ages 6-15 since 2006. ...more>>

  32. Meredith Mathematics & Science Institutes - Meredith College
    Residential professional development opportunities that focus on the "big ideas" of mathematics content for pre-K through high school. Learn about institute highlights, read testimonials, register, and more. MMSI and the creators of the game 24®, ...more>>

  33. Meridian: A Middle School Computer Technologies Journal - NC State University (NCSU), Raleigh, NC
    An online publication designed to introduce educators to the reality and possibilities of applying the latest technology to teaching and learning in the middle school classroom. Meridian's structure is modeled after the interdisciplinary, multimodal structure ...more>>

  34. Meridian Math Software - Meridian Creative Group, Larson Texts, Inc.
    A publisher of supplemental educational math materials for students in grades K-8, offering a range of comprehensive, interactive, math software programs: Larson's Excel @ Algebra; Middle School Math; Leapfrog Math (K-2, 3-6); Larson's Sliding GeoBeads, ...more>>

  35. Mesopotamian Mathematics - Duncan J. Melville, St. Lawrence University
    The origins of mathematics in Mesopotamia from the earliest tokens, through the development of Sumerian mathematics to the grand flowering in the Old Babylonian period, and on into the later periods of Mesopotamian history. Organized into background; ...more>>

  36. Metacognition (Learning and Mathematics) - Alan Schoenfeld; Math Forum
    In his 1987 book, Cognitive science and mathematics education, Schoenfeld wrote a chapter called "What's all the fuss about metacognition?" in response to a challenge from mathematicians (among them Joe Crosswhite, Henry Pollak, Anna Henderson, and Steve ...more>>

  37. metarith
    metarith challenges you to add, subtract, multiply, divide, exponentiate, and base-change your way to a target value. Similar to the 24 game, this JavaScript lets you choose the count-down clock you race against, the size and sign of the quantities it ...more>>

  38. Meters Squared or Square Meters? - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A selection of answers to questions about the difference between saying "units squared" and "square units," such as "What is the difference between 10 square miles and 10 miles square?" ...more>>

  39. A Method of Front-End Arithmetic (SMILE) - Eddie Newton, Carver Area High School
    A lesson for grades 3-12 designed to teach students to transfer computational fatigue from the most significant to the least significant columns; eliminate carry-overs and their errors; and use one or more of the fundamental laws of commutation, association ...more>>

  40. Metric and English Unit Conversions - Science Made Simple, Inc.
    Convert between different unit measurements, both English and metric: area, length, temperature, time, volume, weight, or fruit (apples to oranges). ...more>>

  41. Metric and Imperial Conversion Calculators - Conversion4u.com
    Convert temperatures, weights, lengths, areas, volumes, speeds, and times from metric to imperial or vice versa. ...more>>

  42. METRICATION: Just say, NO! - Thought You Should Know (TYSK)
    TYSK opposes the forced implementation of the metric system on the American populace on three basic levels: practicality, functionality, culturally. News, Articles, Links. ...more>>

  43. Metric Conversions
    Online metric conversion calculators for length, area, volume and weight along with some of the units origins and some conversion tables for printing. ...more>>

  44. Metric Mania Lessons - Tracy Trimpe
    This lesson unit includes labs on length, mass, volume, density, and temperature, as well as conversions (metric to metric and metric to English). The labs give students many opportunities to work with rulers, triple-beam balances, and other science equipment ...more>>

  45. Metric Measurements - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    Tables of metric measurements for length, volume, mass, and weight, with equivalences, prefixes, and abbreviations. ...more>>

  46. Metrics Matter - ThinkQuest Junior
    A simple introduction to the metric system, starting with a basic explanation of how the metric system works. Read about the metric system in relation to other methods of measuring, and learn how to measure time, length, volume, mass, and temperature. ...more>>

  47. Metric System and Unit Conversion - R. H. Logan, Dept. of Chemistry, Dallas Co. Community College, North Lake College
    Advantages of the metric system: it was based on a decimal system (i.e.: powers of ten) and therefore simplifies calculations; it is used by most other nations of the world, and therefore has commercial and trade advantages. If an American manufacturer ...more>>

  48. Metric System: a WebQuest for 7-10 grade Science - Deborah L. Folis
    A project that covers the history of the metric system, symbols, prefixes, and unit conversions. Comparisons are made using the history of the U.S. System and the Metric System. Common measurements and units used in Physics are also found, and a better ...more>>

  49. The Metric System (SI): A Concise Reference Guide - David Bartlett
    Accurate but concise information intended to clarify the mysteries of the Système International d'Unités (SI), for both the layman and the expert. Introduction, a brief history, the base and supplementary units, derived units, SI prefixes, ...more>>

  50. Metric Unit Conversion - GlobeFeed.com
    Online metric unit conversion calculators for the units of weight, length, temperature, volume and area. ...more>>


 
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