 Knight Coverings for Large Chessboards  Frank Rubin
Knight coverings for square chessboards up to 26x26, and proofs of optimality for boards up to 10x10. The problem of how to cover a chessboard with the smallest number of knights has fascinated mathematicians and chess players for years. The problem is
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 The komplex plane  Travis Kowalski
Kowalski's problems, animations, tutorials, and other "mathlets" focus on calculus. See also the jokes collected by this professor at South Dakota's School of Mines, and his blog of math musings that wonder at the mathematics in everything from quilts
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 KrazyDad.com  Jim Bumgardner
Printable puzzles, mazes, games, and more from a selfdescribed "senior nerd" at Disney Interactive Labs: kakuro (aka cross sums, numeric crossword puzzles), krypto kakuro (a combination of kakuro and cryptograms), slitherlink, bridges (aka Hashiwokakero),
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 KRN Software
Free online games for Javaenabled browsers. Java Edutainment games require matching shapes and colors in Space Cargo and Cargo Bay, simple addition in Numeric Defenders, and odd and even number identification in Even Steven, Jr.
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 "Kryptos"  Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
This page showcases the history and mystery of "Kryptos," a sculpture at the CIA by artist James Sanborn. See the Flash video introduction, and learn more about the sculpture, the code, and the artist. Textonly version available.
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 Kung Fu Science  Institute of Physics
Watch martial artist Chris Crudelli demonstrate to physicist Michelle Cain how she can break a wooden plank with one strike of her bare hand. Before actually attempting the feat herself, Cain applies Newton's laws and the conservation of energy to calculate
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 kwizNET Learning System  kwizNET Learning
Automatically generated quizzes and worksheets, based on widely recognized curricula. Includes progress indicators and award certificates to keep students motivated.
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 La Biblio
Una biblioteca de textos electrónicos. Los índices adjuntos permiten navegar por una gran diversidad de temas, todos ellos relacionados con el mundo de las Matemáticas a un nivel de bachillerato o superior. De una
recopilación
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 Laboratorio Virtual de Triángulos con Cabri  Ricardo Barroso Campos
In Spanish: triangle problems proposed, and solutions via Cabri are requested.
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 Labyrinth  Peter Kishalov
An online puzzle: choose the correct door to advance through the labyrinth, based on logic puzzles similar to those published by Raymond Smullyan in his book The Lady or the Tiger?.
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 The Ladies' Diary  Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
The Ladies' Diary: or, Woman's Almanack was published annually, starting in 1704. Printed in London, it featured the usual stuff of almanacs: calendar material, phases of the moon, sunrise and sunset times, important dates (eclipses, holidays, school
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 The Language of Mathematics  Warren Esty; Montana State University
A book and corecourse at Montana State University. Site provides a description of the philosophy behind the book, the methods used in the book and course, research results from studies of both, and information on ordering the book. Also a bio of the
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 Lateral Puzzles  Paul Sloane
Pose or solve lateral thinking puzzles, also known as situation puzzles, which depict a counterintuitive scenario to be explained by asking yesno questions or by proposing explanations. Read questionandanswer conversations of current and solved puzzles;
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 The Latin School of Chicago Middle School Problem of the Week  Tom Canright
Math and logic puzzles  many original, some reproduced from sources such as NCTM journals  with solutions presented in accompanying videos.
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 LearnBop  LearnBop INC.
Oneonone online tutoring for students; infographic progress reports for their teachers and parents. See, in particular, LearnBop's autoscoring playlists of algebra and other math problems, which offer "ask for help" buttons and stepbystep guidance.
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 LearnChem.net  boeschcomputing.com.au
Organic and physical chemistry AP topics, tutorials, tests and quizzes, practice problems, and tools.
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 Learn.co.uk  Guardian Education Interactive Ltd.
Interactive resources for learners to support Great Britian's national curriculum. Selfguided lessons, with glossaries and selfassessments, for key stage 2, key stage 3, or key stage 4 cover numbers; shape, space, and measurement; handling data; algebra,
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 Learning Games and Activities for K12  Creative Teaching Associates
Over 200 nonelectronic learning games and activities for ages 4 through adult. Math products include flash cards, activity cards, board games, math chips, cards, books, cassettes for basic math facts drill, and many more. Products are also listed by
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 Learning Jolt  Robert Croisant
"Quick and repeatable" mathematics problems for students, who gain points at specific milestones which they may then use to choose their own rewards in the Learning Jolt store. With statistical reports and other tools for parents and teachers to track
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 LEARNINGlover  AfterMath
Resources to understand "the interactions between mathematics, computer science and probability." JavaScript flash cards and implementations  each with autoscoring, randomlygenerated problems, some with pseudocode  include the a priori algorithm,
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 Learning to Learn: Problem Solving  Greg Gay, Learning Disabilities Resource Community (LDRC), University of Toronto
Find out about your learning style by solving challenging arithmetic, logic, and mathematical story problems. Puzzles include analogy exercises which reveal our abilities to infer, map meaning, classify, and alter knowledge in the face of novel learning;
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 Learn Math Fast  J.K. Mergens
Sample or purchase the five volumes that explain how a homeschooling parent taught her son. The LearnMathFastBooks.com site also offers free worksheets, lessons, homeschooling articles, and other resources.
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 LearnZillion
A free learning platform that combines screencast video lessons, lesson commentaries, assessments, and progress reporting. Explore lessons by Common Core State Standard (CCSS) in math.
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 Lectures on Probability, Statistics and Econometrics  Marco Taboga
Lectures and exercises on probability theory, statistics, and econometrics. The section entitled "mathematical tools" provides overviews and examples of combinatorics (permutations, dispositions, combinations), sequences, limit of a sequence, the RiemannStieltjes
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 Lehigh University High School Math Contest  Lehigh University, Bethlehem PA
An annual contest for high school students. Results of the 19th annual contest in 1999 are on the Web, and a postscript file of the test is available. A summary of top finishers in all contests since 1981 is also provided.
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 Le Kangourou des Mathémathiques
Ce jeu de mathématiques, créé en 1991 sur le modèle du concours national australien, comporte 24 questions à choix multiple de difficulté croissante, proposées le même jour dans tous les établissements
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 Lemonade Stand  Jason C. Mayans
A Web version of the computer game Lemonade Stand: you have to decide how many cups of lemonade to make based on the weather forecast. You also have the option to advertise and attract more customers. You receive a daily report with financial information
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 Le site des maths à petites doses  SaintMartin Arnaud
Supplementary information and explanations of various mathematical topics, often illustrated with figures and JavaScript, as well as some sample problems and multiplechoice quizzes. In French.
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 Les Mathématiques  Gilles G. Jobin, Projet Diderot
Web resources, activities, lessons and tutorials for secondarylevel mathematics. Illustrated geometry theorems, with extensive use of the software package the Geometer's Sketchpad. Puzzles and games; algebra problems and adult education. Activités:
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 Les quatres opérations sur les nombres entiers  Gilles G. Jobin, Projet Diderot
An interactive course, with extensive use of the Geometer's Sketchpad. Sommaire: Introduction générale; Conseils techniques; Une définition des nombres entiers; L'addition; La soustraction; La multiplication; La division; La priorité
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 Lesson Planet: Math  Cathy Neushul; Education Planet
Lesson Planet is a search engine for teachers that provides teacherreviewed online resources including more than 26,000 math lesson plans, 10,000 worksheets, and 200 sites. Try the site free for ten days, or sign up for a site license as an individual
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 Lesson Study Communities Project in Secondary Mathematics  Education Development Center, Inc.
Information and materials from lesson plan study undertaken at Wareham High School (Massachusetts). Teachers studied and reflected on the teaching of algebra and geometry with McDougal Littell, Key Curriculum, and other content and software developers.
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 Let's Count!  Cynthia Lanius
Colorful, busy (sometimes too busy for adults, but children are drawn to them) activities for learning to count. The activities can be done either on computers with Internet access (optimally), or they can be printed out and used as a paper and pencil
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 Let's Do Math!  Cynthia Lanius
Maria and Cassie love doing math. The first problem they solve together is counting all the squares on a checkerboard  not just the individual squares, but all the differentsized squares that could be counted. Other Do Math problems include probability
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 Let's Graph!  Cynthia Lanius
Canga Rue Middle School conducted a survey of all its students to determine some of their interests. A graph illustrates the results of one of the questions. From the information provided, answer the following questions:  How many students are at Canga
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 The Let's Make a Deal Applet  West, Street; Dept. of Statistics, Univ. of South Carolina
As a motivating example behind the discussion of probability, this applet allows students to investigate the Let's Make a Deal Paradox (also known as the Monty Hall Problem, or The Three Doors). This paradox is related to a popular television show in
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 Let's Play Math!  Denise Gaskins
"As a homeschool mom who loves math, I want to help other homeschoolers see the variety and richness of the subject.... I hope this blog will be a place where we can play around with ideas about learning, teaching, and understanding math. (For me, it
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 A Level Mathematics Resource Site  Frederick Koh
Solved problem sets, summary handouts, and examination advice for A level Math students from a tutor with twelve years of teaching experience.
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 Lewis Carroll's Logic Game  Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
Discussion of an invention of Lewis Carroll's that competes with Venn diagrams for solving logical problems. Topics include the bilateral and trilateral diagrams, syllogisms, two Java applets, sample soriteses, and Carroll's Game of Logic.
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 The Lial/Hornsby Algebra Series Web Site  Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.
A site supporting the Lial/Hornsby Algebra series with additional practice, quizzes, tutorials, exercises, and information about the textbook supplements. For every chapter of each textbook, the site provides a glossary; InterAct plugin tutorial exercises;
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 Liars and Truthtellers  Math Forum, a Classic Problem from the Ask Dr. Math FAQ
A princess visits an island inhabited by two tribes. Members of one tribe always tell the truth, and members of the other tribe always lie. What question should the princess ask the natives to find out the right road to take?
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 The Lighter Side of Dr. Paulsen  William Paulsen
A collection of online games and puzzles: blackjack, The NonZero Difference Game, No Alibi (a mystery detective game), a haunted mansion labyrinth, sliding tile puzzles, and The Prime Maze.
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 Lightning Reflex  Jason Lowe
Online math competitioncompete with people from all over the world. Every month features a different
area, such as timestables or addition. Requires Flash 6 or higher.
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 Linear Algebra for Informatics  José FigueroaO'Farrill
Lecture notes and tutorial problems for the Linear Algebra module in Mathematics for Informatics 3 (MAT2mi3/am3i), a course at the University of Edinburgh. Divided into three parts: real vector spaces and their linear maps, subspaces, linear (in)dependence,
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 Linear Algebra  Jim Hartman, The College of Wooster
A course outline featuring a timeline of developments in linear algebra and notes on change of basis; a QuickTime movie illustrating linear transformation; definitions and "facts" (many of the theorems, lemmas and propositions that one encounters in a
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 Linear Algebra  Tamara Anthony Carter, Richard A. Tapia, and Anne Papakonstantinou
An introduction to linear algebra for precalculus students, with problems and answers. Topics include matrices, determinants, consistent and inconsistent systems, Markov chains, least squares approximation, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and numerical
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 Linear Algebra Toolkit  Przemyslaw Bogacki; Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
A Web "toolkit" intended to help a student of linear algebra to learn and practice a basic linear algebra procedure, such as GaussJordan reduction, calculating the determinant, or checking for linear independence. Includes systems of linear equations
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 Linear Methods of Applied Mathematics  Evans M. Harrell II and James V. Herod
An online textbook suitable for a first course on partial differential equations, Fourier series and special functions, and integral equations. Organized into nineteen chapters: Linearity, The geometry of functions, Fourier series, Calculating Fourier
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 Lines, Circles and Beyond  Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny
Third in a series of columns that draw on Frank Morley's fundamental paper On the Metric Geometry of the Plane nLine. Bogomolny's initial intention was to expose the simplicity of and the motivation behind Morley's original proof of his famous theorem.
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 The Little Math Puzzle/Le Petit Problème  Royal West Academy and Canada's SchoolNet
Weekly puzzles posted to Canada's SchoolNet Listserv, intended to be an Internet icebreaker activity for a wide range of classrooms. Inspired by The Great Canadian Trivia Contest, these puzzles are designed for students in grades 5 through 10 and usually
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