 Number Patterns in Pascal's Triangle (SMILE)  Ulysses Harrison, Dunbar Vocational High School
A lesson for grades 5 and up designed to enable students to recognize the integers, rows, and columns that comprise Pascal's Triangle. The main objective of the lesson is to enable students to reproduce the first eleven rows of Pascal's Triangle by recalling
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 Numberphile  Brady Haran
Playful primer videos "about numbers and stuff," typically less than ten minutes long. Watch mathematicians talk about Benford's Law, favourite numbers (in response to a poll conducted by Alex Bellos), spaghetti numbers, Curta calculator, vampire numbers,
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 Numberplay  The New York Times
Mathematical, logical and scientific puzzles, with solution "recaps." The posts, by Gary Antonick and Pradeep Mutalik, have included "Surreal Hat Tricks," "The Puzzles of Pickover," "Prime Rib at Hogwarts," "Nim for (a) Change," "Phi  The Magic and the
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 Number Puzzles  Erich's Puzzle Palace; Erich Friedman
Three crosswordgrid style puzzles, with numerical operations filled in. Can you fill in the numbers that work? Answers provided.
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 NumberQuotes  Steve Duncan
Enter some digits, and get data containing that number to help put that figure in perspective  or to just associate it with a fun factoid. Learn what cities have your number as a population, or about its purchasing power in dollars. Many fivedigit
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 Number Sentences  Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
A selection of answers to questions about number sentences and other puzzles involving order of operations, such as Four 4's and making 24.
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 Number Server  Ben Coffey
A RESTlike service offering a variety of data for decimal and binary numbers: enter a number and get its sine, cosine, tangent, natural logarithm, square root, square, cube, binary, hexadecimal, octal, the singledigit sum of the digits, and more. Output
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 Numbers from 1 to 10 in Over 4000 Languages  Mark Rosenfelder
Click on the map to move to the languages for that area, or select from: IndoEuropean, Dravidian, and minor European languages; AfroAsiatic, Caucasian, NiloSaharan, Kordofanian, and Khoisan languages; NigerCongo languages; Uralic, Altaic, Tai, AustroAsiatic
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 Numbers from One to ThirtyOne: A Page for Each Day of the Month  Richard Phillips, Shell Centre for Mathematical Education
Trivia about the calendar numbers one through thirtyone. Based on the book Numbers: Facts, Figures and Fiction, which answers questions such as how Room 101 got its name, what you measure in oktas, and which number links Alice in Wonderland, rainbows
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 Numbers in the World (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
Select the best occurrence in the world of each number from 1 to 10. For example, 12 is the number of eggs in a dozen or the number of months in a year... with winning reponses. Also: Math Chat has received a number of mathematical jokes, most of them
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 Numbers (Mathematics Archives)  University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
Links to sites about particular numbers; dates; palindromes; Gaussian integers; Carmichael numbers; continued fractions; e; Egyptian fractions, mathematics, and numerals; constants; Fermat; Fibonacci numbers; pi; large numbers, sequences, prime numbers,
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 Number Strings  Imm, Kara; Lambert, Rachel; et al.
A place to find new strings, post strings, get feedback on design or number choice, and discuss the pedagogy of number strings, a classroom routine based on "sets of related math problems, crafted to support students to construct big ideas about mathematics
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 Number Theory (Mathematics Archives)  University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
An extensive list of links to sites with information about number theory, classified by level and type of resource.
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 Number: What Is "How Many"?  B. Sidney Smith; Math Academy Online/Platonic Realms
A "minitext" introducing fundamental concepts in elementary number theory and the foundations of mathematics. Includes discussions of basic set theory; natural numbers; integers; rational, irrational, and real numbers. Also gives a brief list of suggested
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 Number World  David Geistert
Key in any positive integer less than 10^15 and press the "Look up" button for properties about it: factorization, divisors, cross sum, equivalence in multiple bases, and more. Number World's math tools include an equation solver, an equation system solver,
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 NUMDRUM  John T. Harrison
The "Numdrum" helps children understand addition, subtraction, and other fundamental arithmetic concepts. An alternative to the number line and the 10 x 10 number square, this "decimal helical number line" lists integers around a tube, ten to a turn,
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 numeracy  Adult Numeracy Network, Math Forum
A mailing list for those interested in the discussion of educational issues around adult mathematical literacy (ABE/GED/ESL, workplace, and literacy teachers, tutors, and adult learners), maintained by the Adult Numeracy Network (ANN). Read and search
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 Numeracy and Quantitative Literacy  EXTEND  Perspectives in Mathematics Education
Links to articles on diverse views on the quantitative demands of today's society and the relation of quantitative literacy to mathematics education.
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 Numeracy Games  James Barrett
Flash games in number facts (including funky mummy and brilliant beadstring), counting (funny fingers and duck shoot), bridging through 10 (techno tortoise and +/ number lines), time (hickory dickory and fairy clock), shape and measures (shifting shapes),
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 Numeracy Helper  Educational Computing Support Services
The prime function of this website is to provide software to support teachers and students in the classroom or at home. There are over 75 free interactive online numeracy modules (Year 1 to year 9) with printable work sheets plus answer sheets. There
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 Numeracy Hour Activities  Ambleside Primary School on the Web
Games designed by or with children, and interactive teaching programs to download. Games and activities include Amblegraph (create simple bar charts online); Online Calculator; Analogue Clock (a time teaching tool); Table Trees (multiplication tables);
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 Numeracy in the News  The Mercury/University of Tasmania
Newspaper articles collected from the Tasmanian (Australia) metropolitan daily newspaper, The Mercury, to represent the five areas of the Chance and Data curriculum (Data Collection and Sampling, Data Representation, Chance and Basic Probability, Data
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 Numeracy Works  David Hartmann, Numeracy Works LLC
Numeracy Works is a commercial software company which sells Tabula, a new tool for math education. Use Tabula to create, construct, cut, tape, fold, and transform. Make fold patterns, tiling patterns, tessellations, and perspective drawings. Also on
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 Numericana.com  Gérard P. Michon
The online companion of Numericana, this site contains excerpts from Michon's book, including the entire glossary of scientific terms. Browse an index with pithy summaries, browse by popularity, or search nearly two hundred of his "final answers" of readers'
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 Numericon  School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia (UTS)
Mostly elementary presentations of: Numbers we've all heard of; Perfect numbers; Facts about prime numbers; Australian cricket's 25 leading allrounders; Pythagorean triples; Pi in the sky; 73939133; and Fermat's Last Theorem.
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 Numeric Tests Solver  The IQ Challenge
Enter an integer sequence, and this program attempts to determine the next number in the sequence. It
is based on artificial intelligence algorithms.
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 Numerix Bee  Vel Micro Works Incorporated
A math challenge game designed to develop children's interest, confidence, and fluency in mathematics through solving challenging problems while having fun. Register your school.
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 Nummòlt  Maurici Carbó Jordi
Java applets: an area "workshop," which explains area and division by converting numbers in area units; an architect's toy blocks, with gravity; connecting and programming elementary logic (in the form of pipes with light bulbs signifying true sentences);
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 Nummòlt  Maurici Carbó Jordi
Math teaching resources built by architects include base 10 block manipulatives; a block construction toybox; a logic construction toybox; an area workshop; and MathCats balance. See, in particular, Nummòlt's openended obbl & math toys: adding
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 The Nursing Files  Math  The Wayfarer
Answers to nurses' questions about math, and formulas nurses are expected to know everyday. Learn about tables of equivalents, terms (measures of weight, volume, capacity, and length), dosages, ratio solutions, intravenous (IV) flow rates, percent solutions,
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 NYC HOLD  Bas Braams and Elizabeth Carson, editors
Honest Open Logical Debate (HOLD) on Mathematics Education Reform addresses mathematics education in the New York City schools. Organized into Issues in Mathematics Education, Curriculum Reviews, Standards, New York City Issues, Call to Action, NYC News
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 Occurrence of the Conics  Jill Britton
Realworld examples of occurrences of conic sections: ellipses, parabolas, and hyperbolas.
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 Odd Day  Ron Gordon
Mathematical observations, original musings, news coverage, and cartoons in celebration of January 3, 2005 (1/3/5), July 9, 2011 (7/9/11), and other times when three consecutive odd numbers make up the date. Gordon, retired from teaching high school in
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 Odometers and the Place Value Chart (SMILE)  Donna BronsonCochran, George B. Swift School
A lesson designed to teach students to add decimals with the use of the odometer; place given numbers on the place value chart; and add numbers to the millionths on the calculator. From the Arithmetic section of a collection of almost 200 single concept
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 OER Commons  Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management in Education
An open learning network for teachers and professors to access their colleagues' course materials, share their own, and collaborate. The Open Educational Resources site features tags, ratings, comments, reviews, and social networking functions, as well
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 Off The Hypotenuse  Glenn Kenyon
Kenyon started this blog in pursuit of "a good discussion of resources, ideas, and innovative ideas for teachers of Algebra." Humorous videos, comic strips, and posts, which date back to March of 2007, have included "Math Lessons learned from Karate,"
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 Oficina Nacional de Estadística  República Dominicana
Información estadística y geográfica de la República Dominicana. Territorio; población; datos por provincia y municipios. (Tables of information about the Dominican Republic, including geography and population, for
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 Of Men, Mathematics, and Myths  Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
"With the Unabomber now firmly implanted in the public psyche as "a mathematician," the caricature of the mathematician as the misunderstood, antisocial loner has received a considerable boost. That much of mathematics these days is done by two or more
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 Ohio Literacy Resource Center  Kent State University
The Ohio Literacy Resource Center provides support, training and resources for the people who work in and attend classes at adult and family literacy programs. The OLRC also works with GED graduates who are attending Kent State University. The site offers
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 Ohio Proficiency and Graduation Practice Tests  Murtaza Ozdemir, Horizon Science Academy Online
Practice math questions culled from the last four Ohio sixth and ninthgrade proficiency tests or the Ohio graduation test. Users receive a detailed report of their score and a list of missed or skipped questions at the end of the test.
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 Old and New Arithmetic  Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
"Three merchants have invested their money in a partnership..." This problem appears in a mathematics textbook known as the Treviso Arithmetic. The original book, written in a Venetian dialect, had no formal title, and its author is unknown. Treviso is
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 Oliver Byrne's edition of Euclid  Digital Mathematics Archive, Univ. of British Columbia
An unusual and attractive edition of Euclid was published in 1847 in England, edited by an otherwise unknown mathematician named Oliver Byrne. It covers the first 6 books of Euclid, which range through most of elementary plane geometry and the theory
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 Oliver Knill
Research, teaching, and media by this preceptor in Harvard's math department. Knill began in dynamical systems, tackling first ergodic and spectral theoretical questions, then probability theory and elementary number theory. This led to his "passion for
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 Olympics Resources
Educational activities inspired by the 2002 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Utah.
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 one good thing
Blog by a group of "dedicated, fascinated, hardworking, inspiring" secondary teachers who believe that "every day may not be good, but every day there is (at least) one good thing worth sharing. Here are our stories." Posts, which date back to January,
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 OnePage Proof of Fermat: Critique (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
Critique the following short proof of Fermat's Last Theorem sent in by
reader Rob Connelly. (In perhaps the biggest mathematics news of the century, Andrew Wiles recently came up with a very long and complicated proof of this 350year old problem.) Answer:
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 One School's Method for Success  Tere Burton
A report prepared as supplementary material to the AFT Professional Educator's Group Online Conference on Block Scheduling April 11, 1995. Outlines advantages and drawbacks of block scheduling.
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 One Trip to the Attic? (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
In the lobby of a hotel there are three on/off switches. One is attached to a light bulb on the third floor; the other two are attached to nothing at all. You may work the three switches as often as you please. How many times do you need to visit the
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 One, Two.. Infinity  Marian Small
PDFs of presentations from the professional development consultant and author of Making Math Meaningful to Canadian Students K8, More Good Questions: Great Ways to Differentiate Secondary Mathematics Instruction (9  12), Eyes on Math: A Visual Approach
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 On Four 4s and Speed Limits (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan; Christian Science Monitor
Can you get past 30 in forming numbers 0, 1, 2, 3, ... from four 4s and the standard mathematical operations +,  , x, /, decimal point, square root, powers, and factorial(!)?
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