 Buffon's Needle  Michael J. Hurben
A Java applet that simulates a Monte Carlo method for the estimation of the value of pi, 3.14159265... The user controls the speed of simulating the dropping of up to 100,000 needles or pins on equally spaced parallel lines, while a bar graph displays
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 Building Big  WGBH Educational Foundation
Explore great feats of engineering and the ingenuity of the engineers, architects, and builders who designed and built them. Learn about bridges, domes, skyscrapers, dams, and tunnels; use Flash interactive engineering labs to experiment with forces,
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 The Burr Puzzles Site  IBM
A Burr Puzzle consists of at least three rods intersecting each other at right angles. The most wellknown type is the six piece burr where three sets of two rods intersect each other. This site lets you explore six piece burrs by selecting from a list
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 Butterfly Station  Manfred Ullman
Applets for exploring spirographs, pendula, the Mandelbrot set, and Lorenz attractors.
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 The Butterfly Theorem  Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
Ten proofs (and a few variations) of the beautiful Butterfly theorem, with illustrations and remarks. Links to some generalizations: A Better Butterfly theorem, 2NWinged Butterfly theorem, several pages on the Two Butterflies theorem. Several of these
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 By the Numbers  Kinder Magic Software
Practice basic consumer math skills with Java applets that pace you though arithmetic problems, step by step: addition or subtraction of whole numbers or of decimals, percent markup, multiplication by one and twodigit numbers, multiplying decimals,
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 Cabrigéomètre  JeanMarie Laborde
The French site for Cabri Geometry, the geometry software program. The site includes a brief history of the program, a list of new things on the site (see also CabriJava), Cabri product information, book and website references, and contact information.
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 Cabri Java Applets  Jenchung Chuan
Well over one hundred applets based on Cabri drawings.
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 CabriJava  JeanMarie Laugier; L'Université de Provence (AixMarseille I)
Optique, électicité, mécanique. CabriHop: Une série de constructions d'optique géométrique et physique, niveau lycée et un peu +, à visiter en premier pour les paramétrages de votre navigateur,
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 Cabri Java Project/Projet CabriJava
CabriJava allows you to create dynamic geometric figures using Cabri and publish them as Java applets. In English and French.
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 Calchemy Live!  Calchemy Software Inc.
Express the parameters of an equation in any convenient units of measure. Calchemy then checks the equation and parameters for dimensional consistency and makes all the necessary units conversions automatically. Categories include acceleration, angle,
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 Calcugator  Moscazul Software Llc
Licensed software that "... works like a calculator, a plotting engine, and a programming environment." Calcugator creates bar, pie, pareto and xy charts; 2D plots of functions as well as polar and parametric displays; and 3D plots of functions, contour
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 CalculateHours  Molly Parker
This online time card calculator calculates hours worked. Add the widget to your site by copying the code provided. Training sessions teach how to use Excel to add up hours, average hours, and convert decimal hours or military time into conventional hours.
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 CalculateWhat  Colin Fagras
Free online calculators. In addition to covering math topics such as algebra, geometry, and statistics, CalculateWhat crunches numbers on topics financial, scientific, and  under a category called "miscellaneous"  more whimsical and topical in nature.
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 Calculating the Volume of a Vase
 Web Feats Workshop II
Determine the volume of the vase pictured. The photograph shows the construction of the vase and that its height is 50 cm. Use the applet to find the coordinate values for the edge of the vase, and use the regression features of a graphing calculator
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 CalculationRankings  Youri Lieberton
Arithmetic problems to solve or number sequences to complete as a stopwatch counts down. Play the games to compare high scores against other speedy problem solvers; take the timed tests to see correct answers after submission.
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 Calculations and Formulas for Gemstones  Dendritics Incorporated
Calculate the carat weight or specific gravity of a gemstone or the value of precious metals in various currencies, or convert weights among grams, carats, pennyweights, and ounces.
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 A Calculator
JavaScript calculators: the four basic operations, average, arithmetic congruence, greatest common divisor (GCD), least common multiple (LCM), radical simplifier, word converter that writes out numerals, and more.
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 Calculator City  1728 Software Systems
Online calculators for solving equations in 2, 3, or 4 unknowns, the Pythagorean theorem, sphere and cylinder area and volume, vector addition, resistors in parallel, chemistry gas laws, compound interest, and loan payments. Games and puzzles include
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 Calculator Directory  ArsRef LLC
Commercial calculating software arranged by category. One page of free online calculators.
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 A Calculator  Eric Fuller
This JavaScript calculator supports the four basic arithmetic operations, and features simple memory, square root, and percent functions.
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 Calculatorium  Nenad Mitrovic
JavaScript calculators for determining area, perimeter, surface area, volume, trigonometry, algebra, statistics, finance, conversions, health, and more. See also Calculatorium's timed, autoscoring tests and typeset formulas.
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 Calculators for Multiplying Vectors  William C. Corwin
Special purpose calculators: determine crown molding, find the bearing for a sundial (sun compass), face towards mecca, predict shadows, solve triangles (given angles or sides or ratios), apply Cramer's Rule, solve three equations with three unknowns
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 Calculators OnLine Center  Martindale's Reference Desk
Online software and Java applets that calculate quantities for a number of general and specific uses. Numerous "calculators" available for Code Translators, Distance/How Far is it?, Finance, Taxes, Grade Point Average, Logic & Syllogism, Navigation/GPS,
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 Calculator Tab: Online Scientific Calculator  Marek Kyncl
A free online scientific calculator, which can store values with custom descriptions between sessions.
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 Calculus Applets  Thomas S. Downey
These pages present interactive Java applets for teaching and learning single variable calculus. They use graphs and tables to illustrate concepts in calculus and allow the user to dynamically change the functions involved or the point on the graph that
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 Calculus: Difference Equations to Differential Equations  Dan Sloughter; Furman University
A calculus textbook in postscript and PDF formats, with Java applets for: Sequences, limits, and difference equations (area of a circle; tangent line for a parabola; inhibited population growth); Functions and their properties (square wave approximation;
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 Calculus Java Applets (Manipula Math)  International Education Software (IES)
More than fifty applets: lim sin x/x (x>0); Rectangle Approximation Method; Volume of a Solid; Volume of a Solid of Revolution; Visualization of limits; Derivative of the Sine; Circle of Curvature; Cycloids; The Number e; Average rate of Change and
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 Calculus on the Web (COW)  Mendoza, Reich; Department of Mathematics, Temple University
A collection of autoscoring calculus modules organized into books, chapters, and sections, with help and hints for the problems. Modules with asterisks (including chain rule, Taylor polynomials, Riemann sums, and arc length) allow you to change values
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 A Calculus Review  Linda Valdes; San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
An interactive set of eight 12question quizzes on limits, differentiation, and
integration, with hints and reviews of technique. Requires Netscape 4.5 or later.
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 Calendrical Calculations  Nachum Dershowitz and Edward M. Reingold
A book about the algorithms used to calculate different calendars (Gregorian, Julian, Mayan, Hebrew, Persian, and more.) The preface, table of contents, index, and a sample chapter are available in PDF and PostScript formats. Other book resources include
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 CalMaeth: Computer Aided Assessment and Learning of Mathematical Methods  Mathematics Dept., Univ. of Western Australia
A collegelevel interactive aided teaching and learning system that poses math questions on various topics and then evaluates the student's answer. It is designed for UWA students, but guest login is enabled. A set of demonstration questions will show
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 C.A.L.M. (Computer Assisted Learning Method)  Critical Thinking Inc.
An educational site to help high school students learn plane geometry, featuring algorithmic generation of questions providing individualized questions for each student, immediate feedback regarding the student's response, and tracking routines allowing
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 Can i play this at home  Greg Pallis
Free online math drill games set in the soccer context of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Select any of the 32 participating nations, then convert goalscoring chances before time expires in your group matches and elimination brackets by correctly answering
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 C.a.R. Geometry Program  Rene Grothmann
A dynamic geometry program that simulates constructions with a ruler and compass (Compasses and Ruler). C.a.R. runs on Java as a local application, with Java Web Start, or as an applet in browsers. The free and open source program includes documentation
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 Carousel Math  Web Feats Workshop II
Carousels are as reliant on the laws of motion as roller coasters. Let's take a ride on the new Bear Mountain Carousel at Bear Mountain State Park in New York. After enjoying the ride, take the data that has been collected and use the applet to explore
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 The Carpets Theorem  Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
An intuitively obvious fact that the area of a carpet is equal to the area
of the floor beneath admits several reformulations and nontrivial
consequences, some of which are discussed and dynamically illustrated at
the site.
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 CarrotSticks Online Math Games  CarrotSticks
This online multiplayer game lets kids practice the four basic operations of addition, subtractions, multiplication, and division  or compete with classrooms and other peers around the world, headtohead, in real time.
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 Catalog of Isohedral Tilings by Symmetric Polygonal Tiles  Doris Schattschneider
A collection of Sketchpad and JavaSketchpad files supplementing the article
"One Corona is Enough for the Euclidean Plane" by mathematicians Doris
Schattschneider and Nikolai Dolbilin. Tilings of the Euclidean plane by a single polygon are considered,
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 CelLab  Rudy Rucker and John Walker
Programs to explore cellular automata, for Windows or MSDOS, which allow you to view preset patterns, or create your own rules using Java, C, Basic, or Pascal. Download a copy or subscribe to a mailing list. The substantial User's Manual includes bibliographies
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 Cellular Automata  Carter Bays
Applets for Conways' Game of Life, pentagonal cellular automata, triangular cellular automata, hexagonal cellular automata, threedimensional (3D) cellular automata, and more.
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 The Central Limit Theorem and the Quincunx  Stevenson, Coates
An introduction to the normal or Gaussian curve, including Quincunx and dicethrowing applets. The Quincunx is a device which allows a bead to drop through an array of pins stuck in a board. The pins are equally spaced in a number of rows and when the
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 Central Limit Theorem Applet  R. Todd Ogden; Dept. of Statistics, Univ. of South Carolina
An applet that demonstrates the central limit theorem using simulated dicerolling experiments. An "experiment" consists of rolling a certain number of dice (15 dice are available in this applet) and adding the number of spots showing. This experiment
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 Chance Encounters at ICME9  Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny
From the International International Congress on Mathematics Education held in Tokyo in August, 2000, impressions that came from personal, often unplanned, meetings with such mathematicians as N. P. Dolbilin (who outlined the history and the current state
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 Chaos and Fractals  ThinkQuest 1996
Chaos is an advanced field of mathematics that involves the study of dynamical systems or systems in motion. Chaos Theory consists of the mathematical proofs and theories that attempt to describe processes in motion. Think of any
mathematical system
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 Chaos Demonstrations  Michael Cross
Two versions each of three Java applets  an "old, stable" version and a "new, trial" version for the Period Doubling Route to Chaos, the Lorenz Attractor and the Butterfly Effect, and Chua's Circuit. Created for an introductory course on Chaos at Caltech
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 Chaos, Fractals, and Arcadia  Robert L. Devaney; Dept. of Mathematics, Boston University
An animated description of some of the mathematical ideas lurking in the background of Tom Stoppard's play Arcadia. Introduction; Thomasina's Geometry of Irregular Forms; The Chaos Game; The Sierpinski Hexagon; Thomasina's Fern; Valentine's Grouse; Summary
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 Chaotic Dynamical Systems (Serendip)  Victor J. Donnay; Bryn Mawr College
In dynamical systems, an object moves according to a rule. Depending on the rule motion, the object may move in a regular fashion or in a chaotic fashion. This project by Prof. Donnay, his students, and colleagues illustrates the ideas of chaos theory
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 Chaotic Mixing due to Separatrix Crossing  John R. Cary; University of Colorado
An applet that shows the chaotic mixing caused by separatrix crossing, an example of a deterministic dynamical system that has chaotic motion  motion that cannot be predicted for long times.
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 Chemistry Spreadsheet Calculator  James T. Parker
A calculator designed to help teach high school students how to balance chemistry equations and then perform basic stoichiometry calculations. Includes a short tutorial.
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