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- (x+y)? - Jim Loy
Some people might guess that (x+y)^2=x^2+y^2. But we know that: (x+y)^2 = x^2+2xy+y^2. How do we know that? An application of the distributive law with an illustration and a magic trick...
- You Already Use Metric - Jim Loy
Cases where the metric system is already in use in the United States.
- Youth Accounts - FORUM Credit Union
Financial literacy games, stories, activities, articles, calculators, videos, and other resources -- each set to a musical soundtrack -- for learning about finance. Children aged 2-7 learn with Flip and Flop the frogs; eight to twelve year-olds, with
- Yuri Matiyasevich
Yuri Matiyasevich is best known for finding a negative solution to Hilbert's Tenth Problem, which has applications to the theory of algorithms, algebra, number theory, model theory, proof theory, and theoretical computer science. As well as information
- Zebragraph - Jonathan Choate
Download Choate's conference speeches, lecture notes, and other resources such as his Exeter courses and talks. "Enriching the Traditional Geometry Curriculum Syllabus" features the Problem of Regiomontanus. Investigations include the tetrahedral geometry
- Zeno's Paradox - Jim Loy
Among the most famous of Zeno's "paradoxes" involves Achilles and the tortoise, who are going to run a race. Achilles, being confident of victory, gives the tortoise a head start. Zeno supposedly proves that Achilles can never overtake the tortoise. A
- Zeroing In on Catalan's Conjecture - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
Preda Mihailescu of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich has
proved a theorem that is likely to lead to a solution of Catalan's conjecture, a
venerable problem involving relationships among whole numbers (in 1844, Catalan asserted that,
- Zhi-Wei Sun's Home Page - Zhi-Wei Sun
Prof. Zhi-Wei Sun works in the field of combinatorial number theory. Some of his papers and some surveys for non-experts are available in postscript form from this page.
- Zoltan Dienes' Web Site - Zoltan Dienes
"Math through play" from a developer of psychomathematics, multi-base blocks, and the six-stage theory of learning mathematics. Freely download PDFs of Dienes' Ruritania stories and math games such as Strip Mathematics, Circular Villages, Six Stages with
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