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  1. Exploring Data - Math Forum/USI
    Pages for finding and displaying data sets, designed to support workshops on statistics given by the Math Forum for the Urban Systemic Initiative in Philadephia and San Diego. Included are: links by level to relevant statistics Standards (NCTM, California, ...more>>

  2. Exploring Fractals - Mary Ann Connors, Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Massachusetts at Amherst
    Exploring Fractal Dimensions of Strictly Self-Similar Fractals: Cantor Dust to the Fractal Skewed Web: what are fractals? self-similar shapes; what is dimension; a mathematical interpretation; non-integer and integer fractal dimensions; generating fractals; ...more>>

  3. Exploring Parabolas (JavaSketchpad) (MSTE) - James P. Dildine; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
    Directions and descriptions for creating and simulating the creation of a parabola. The creation takes place within a Java Window in the browser and allows the user to interact with the sketch of a parabola he or she creates. The page includes tips and ...more>>

  4. Exploring the Shape of Space - Jeff Weeks; Key Curriculum Press
    Geometry and cosmology for grades 6-10. Lessons and activities to accompany the computer-animated video The Shape of Space (also available on CD-ROM and based on Jeff Weeks' book by the same name). Each lesson includes teacher notes, blackline master ...more>>

  5. Exploring Your Future in Math and Science - Andrew Frank-Loron, Jennifer Handrich, Chia-Chen Wu
    Encouraging Women in the Sciences: the Women and Science page of the WWW. As part of the final project for a Women's Studies course at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, students explored reasons why women are less likely to enter professions in math ...more>>

  6. Expository Papers from the Geometry Center
    Documents written at the Geometry Center that take advantage of hypertext to present information about mathematics or the Geometry Center in a style accessible to a wide audience. Engineering Education at the Geometry Center (Keynes, Wicklin); Outside ...more>>

  7. EXTEND: Perspectives on Mathematics Education - Exxon Education Foundation
    EXTEND is a national Internet forum on mathematics education intended to involve new constituencies, engage new voices, and examine new perspectives. Major topics are explored through forum reports, position papers, and reader commentary. Issues include ...more>>

  8. Extracts from Thomas Hirst's diary - MacTutor Math History Archives
    Quotations from Thomas Hirst's journals concerning the following mathematicians: Bertrand, Boole, Brioschi, Cayley, Chasles, Chebyshev, Cremona, De Morgan, Dirichlet, Gauss, Kovalevskaya, Liouville, Maxwell, Poinsot, and Steiner. ...more>>

  9. The Eyeballing Game - Matthias Wandel
    Test your ability to "eye up" geometric figures with this timed Flash challenge. First consult the help documentation to correctly calibrate your monitor resolution and aspect ratio; then click and drag the blue ray or point to accurately construct the ...more>>

  10. Eye on Education - WGBH Boston
    An outreach effort by WGBH in Boston, including resource materials, broadcast specials, and an expanded Web site to help parents more actively advocate for their children. Resources for students, teachers, and parents, including lesson plans, Boston high ...more>>

  11. Eye Opener Series - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    A collection of Java applets that illustrate and thus help to solve or prove various math problems: Euclid's Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem; Construction problem; Disappearing Lines puzzle; Sam Loyd's fifteen; Sliders puzzle; Lucky 7 puzzle; Happy 8 ...more>>

  12. Faceted Objects: Tanks to Teapots - Paul Flavin
    A "Tiny Library of Faceted Surfaces." Cube, Venus de Milo Statue, Utah Teapot, M-1 Tank, Ludwig Beethoven, magna Girl. For each object the format, number of vertices, number of facets, geometry (shape), bytes, and filename are listed. ...more>>

  13. FactMonster: 2006 Winter Olympics - FactMonster.com; the Learning Network
    The Fact Monster site, created as part of Information Please from Pearson Education, offers a variety of interesting links for the Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy, taking place February 10 - 26. The site includes olympic history, sports previews, a timeline, ...more>>

  14. FactMonster: Math - FactMonster.com; the Learning Network
    Almanac of information on numbers, measurement, tables and formulas, and money; with special features and online games and quizzes. ...more>>

  15. The Factor Game (i-Math Investigations) - Illuminations; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    An online, interactive, multimedia math investigation. The Factor Game engages students in a friendly contest in which winning strategies involve distinguishing between numbers with many factors and numbers with few factors. Students are then guided through ...more>>

  16. Factorials 1! - 30! - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A table of the factorials 1! through 30! ...more>>

  17. Factoring and Primes (High School Math) - Homeworkhelp.com, Inc.
    The words "Product" "Factor," "Factoring," and "Prime"; How do I factor a natural number?; How do I know if a number is divisible by 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, or 11?; How do I know whether a number is prime (i.e. can't be factored any further)?; Table of 1000 ...more>>

  18. Factor Table, 1-60 - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
    A table of the factors for the numbers 1 through 60. ...more>>

  19. Fair Shares (MatheMUSEments!) - Ivars Peterson (Math Muse for Kids)
    The birthday party is over, and one chunk of thickly frosted, richly decorated cake is uneaten. Your mother insists that you and your sister slice the cake into two equal pieces, so that she doesn't have to listen to you fight over which is bigger. What ...more>>

  20. The Fall and Rise of Standards-Based Education - Marzano, Kendall; Mid-continent Regional Educational Laboratory (McREL)
    A National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) Issues in Brief. A brief historical overview that puts the standards movement in the context of recent education reform efforts and surveys some of the problems that have arisen in the development ...more>>

  21. False Proofs, Classic Fallacies - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    What's wrong with proofs that say 1+1 = 1, or 2 = 1? ...more>>

  22. Famdays
    A famday is a day on which the combined ages of family members add up to a whole number of years - in a sense, a family birthday, a reason for a celebration that contributes to strengthening family ties. Students can compute famdays for their families ...more>>

  23. FAME (Fractal Art Museum Enterprise) - Joseph Trotsky, Director
    A display of fractals by hundreds of artists. The site hosts permanent expositions, along with thematic and periodic exhibitions, annual contests, papers on fractal theory, software and tutorials for making fractals, and more. ...more>>

  24. Family Economics & Financial Education - Take Charge America Institute, University of Arizona
    Free, ready-to-teach classroom materials, teacher training, newsletters, grants and other activities for teachers to expand knowledge of family economics and to incorporate money management related lessons into their grade 7 through 12 classrooms. Family ...more>>

  25. Family Finance - Utah State University Family Finance
    PowerPoint presentations for self-guided study: financial attitudes, values & goals; budgeting; creating your financial information binder; and how to budget your money. Other resources from the Utah State University Cooperative Extension agency include ...more>>

  26. Family or Child First? - Math Forum, a Classic Problem from the Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    In a two-child family, one child is a boy. What is the probability that the other child is a girl? Discusses the difference between choosing the child first and choosing the family first, and why they're mathematically different. ...more>>

  27. The Family Photo and Counting on One Hand (Math Chat) - Frank Morgan; Christian Science Monitor
    From Norman Goodwin: A photographer wants to line up the 11 members of the Goodwin family from shortest to tallest (left to right), starting with anyone, adding someone else on either side, and continuing by always adding someone next to those already ...more>>

  28. Famous Equations and Inequalities - Peter Alfeld, University of Utah
    An idiosyncratic and personal selection of particularly important or particularly intriguing mathematical equations, not all of them complicated. Mathematical Constants; The definition of Pi; The definition of e; A differential equation; The Pythagorean ...more>>

  29. Famous Paradoxes - Isaac Reed
    Zeno's Paradox and Cantor's Infinities. ...more>>

  30. Famous Problems in the History of Mathematics - Isaac Reed
    History of mathematics presented through some famous problems, with exercises and solutions. The problems include The Bridges of Königsburg; The Value of Pi; Puzzling Primes; Famous Paradoxes; The Problem of Points; A Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem; ...more>>

  31. The Famous Wonders of the Mind / Les Merveilles de l'Esprit - Nan Zhu, Yifei Zhu - ThinkQuest '99
    Math and science stories teach students some famous tricks and formulae through history, games, and short essays on the golden section, the Fibonacci sequence, Pascal's triangle, logarithms, the Bridges of Konisberg, the binary system, etc. In English ...more>>

  32. FanGraphs
    Major and minor league baseball statistics and analysis, including graphs, splits, game logs, play logs, spray charts, plate discipline, PITCHf/x, strike zone heat maps, and more for every ballplayer and team. ...more>>

  33. The FANS Project - The New Jersey Mathematics Coalition
    "Families Achieving the New Standards" in Math, Science and Technology Education is a parent outreach project, with the goals of informing parents about the New Jersey standards in mathematics, science, and technology; involving parents in helping their ...more>>

  34. Fantastic Fractals - Sheu, Turvey
    A comprehensive fractals site with tutorials for all ages, fractal-generated music, and realistic landscapes. Download Fantastic Fractals 98 software; interact with others through the fractal workshop message boards, and discussion forum. ...more>>

  35. Fantastic Fractals - ThinkQuest 1997
    All about fractals: including: fully interactive fractal tutorials, a gallery, landscapes, music, a reference desk and types of fractals, downloads, a fractal workshop (build your own fractals), a fractal challenge (test yourself - how much have you learned ...more>>

  36. Farmer and Wife to Catch Rooster and Hen: Sam Loyd's Puzzle - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    An entertaining Java implementation of a puzzle by Sam Loyd. A farmer and his wife try to catch a hen and a rooster. A good exercise in taxicab geometry. ...more>>

  37. Fascinating Flat Facts about Phi - Ron Knott
    Phi and two-dimensional geometry - constructing the golden section: phi, Phi; Phi and the root-5 rectangle; the shape of a piece of paper; Phi and the pentagon triangles; Penrose tilings; a rectangle/triangle dissection problem; the Golden Spiral; trigonometry ...more>>

  38. Fascinating Folds: Origami
    A premier supplier for Origami and the Paper Arts with books, papers, and related products. Online ordering of supplies is available. Origami and Paper Products for sale include books, papers, videos, CDs, related products (cards, bookmarks, t-shirts), ...more>>

  39. Fast Arithmetic Tips - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    Specific tips for three broad categories of rapid math: offensive (for the purpose of getting a result fast), defensive (for the purpose of discounting a result fast), or entertaining (for stunning your friends with math magic!). The entertaining category ...more>>

  40. Faster-Than-Light Math!
    Free animated 3D math videos in algebra, geometry, trigonometry, word problems on related rates, and more. Faster-Than-Light (FTL) Math tailors courses or tutoring sequences based on student needs and math skill levels. It guarantees improvements on SAT ...more>>

  41. Fast Facts (Math On Line) - D. Kell; Mercer County Community College
    Link listings for math concepts, from whole numbers and fractions to advanced equations, logic, and probability. ...more>>

  42. Fast Food Combinations - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    How many possible combinations can be made from a special menu of eight items? ...more>>

  43. Fathom and Tinkerplots - Math Forum
    A discussion group to foster communication within the Fathom and Tinkerplots user community. Topics appropriate for discussion include how to use Fathom and Tinkerplots effectively in teaching mathematics, statistics, and data analysis; problems (both ...more>>

  44. A Faulty Dissection - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    A deceptive dissection implemented in Java. Two different rearrangements of the same four plane pieces result in rectangles of different area. A very entertaining introduction into the subject of Fibonacci numbers. ...more>>

  45. The Feeling of Power - Isaac Asimov
    Science fiction that explores a time when only computers know how to multiply. "...seven times three is twenty-one." "And how do you know that?" asked the congressman. "I just remember it. It's always twenty-one on the computer. I've checked it any number ...more>>

  46. Fermat's room - Javier Martín
    Solve puzzles playing this Java math adventure game, also available in Spanish. Based on a film by the same name. ...more>>

  47. FermiEffect.com - Alice Caton
    Links to biographies of Enrico Fermi and his granddaughters, computers and chaos theory, Fermi questions, and the Fermi paradox. ...more>>

  48. Fermi Questions - Sheila Talamo
    Fermi questions emphasize estimation, numerical reasoning, communicating in mathematics, and questioning skills. Students often believe that "word problems" have one exact answer and that the answer is derived in a unique manner. Fermi questions encourage ...more>>

  49. A Few Aspects of Cryptology - David Hamer
    Read about cipher machines such as Enigma, Geheimschreiber, NEMA, SIGABA and others; visit the gallery showrooms of the Crypto Simulation Group (CSG), a group of historians and researchers in the field of cryptology; download sample simulators and published ...more>>

  50. Fibonacci - James Grant
    Pages about Fibonacci the mathematician, the sequence that bears his name and its relationship to the Golden Ratio, as well as how the Fibonacci numbers occur in nature. ...more>>


 
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