 Hales Proves Hexagonal Honeycomb Conjecture (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
Professor Thomas Hales of the University of Michigan has proven the Hexagonal Honeycomb Conjecture, which says that regular hexagons provide the leastperimeter way to enclose infinitely many unit areas in the plane. This may partly explain why hexagons
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 Halloween Math Word Problems  Patricia Taverna
Addition word problems with a Halloween theme, as illustrated and written by Mrs. Taverna's second grade students. Mrs. Rollman's second graders posted their own problems at http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/rollman/04/math.htm. Click and hold down over
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 The Handley Math Page  John Handley High School Mathematics Department
David Pleacher posted Problems of the Week in his classroom every week since 1968, and posted them online  with solutions and names of students who correctly solved them  from 1998 until his retirement in 2006. See also his lesson plans and worksheets,
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 Hands on Banking  Wells Fargo Bank NA
Selfpaced financial literacy lessons on budgeting, savings and checking, credit, investing, and more. Kids learn with space aliens Zing and Zoey; teens, with characters Angie and Alex; young adults, with live action age cohorts. This initiative of Wells
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 Hankies, Snarks, and Triangles  Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
Both Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the LookingGlass and What Alice Found There contain many examples of Dodgson's passion for mathematical games, puzzles, logic paradoxes, riddles, and all sorts of word play. Indeed, his fascination with
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 The Harmonic Series  Don Cohen (The Mathman)
Students are to write a program on a calculator or computer to find the sum. A sample problem from Chapter 5 of Don Cohen's worksheet book.
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 Harold Reiter's Home Page  Harold Reiter, Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Freely downloadable puzzles and problems from the founder of teachers circles and math clubs in Charlotte and Mecklenburg, longtime writer of MathCOUNTS questions, and member of the ETS/College Board CLEP (CollegeLevel Examination Program) Precalculus
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 HarvardMIT Math Tournament  Early, Owen
The HarvardMIT Math Tournament is an annual math tournament for high school students. Categories of tests typically include algebra, calculus, combinatorics (formerly "advanced topics"), geometry, general, oral, team, and guts; minievents include Buzz
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 Hearty Munching on Cardioids  Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny
A cardioid curve (roughly resembling a kidney bean) is the locus of points traced by a point on a moving circle that rolls without slipping on the outside of a circle of equal radius (explore the illustrative applets). An interactive column for MAA Online
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 Helmer Aslaksen
A mathematics professor at the National University of Singapore. Research involves abstract algebra, including the trigonometry of symmetric spaces, and calculations for the Chinese, Islamic, and Indian calculators. Papers about these topics may be
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 HelpingWithMath.com  David Burns, HelpingWithMath.com
Worksheets, printable tables and charts, and online tools. Browse by subject or grade.
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 Heron's Calculation of Triangle Area (MSTE)  James P. Dildine; University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
The area of a triangle can be calculated using a formula attributed to Heron of Alexandria. This calculation requires that the lengths of all three sides be known. This activity includes an Excel file to calculate the area of a triangle, and Java and
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 Heureka: páginas lúdicomatemáticas  Rodolfo Valeiras Reina
Home page of a Spanish math enthusiast from Cádiz, España. Calidociclos (a kaleidocycle is a ring of tetrahedra joined edge to edge; as you twist it inward or outward, the tessellations on the faces of the tetrahedra meet in new ways); Problemas
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 Hewlett Packard/University of Melbourne School Mathematics Competition  Tony Guttmann
Since 1972, a competition emphasizing mathematical insight and creativity. Download PDF files of competitions and solutions dating back to 1996, as organized into the three levels of junior, intermediate, and senior. Also, FAQs, entry form, and other
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 Hexa Trex  Bogusia Gierus
Find a path through all the tiles to make a math equation. Read more rules about the Hexa Trex puzzle, and challenge yourself to solve the new challenges that Gierus blogs regularly.
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 Hex Loop Puzzles  Erich's Puzzle Palace; Erich Friedman
Ten hexagonalgrid puzzles; can you fill in the correct path? Answers provided.
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 Higher Bitesize: Maths  BBC Scotland Learning
"Tasty chunks of revision goodness..." Revision means studying, and this site aims to help students study, with online illustrations and materials, and interactive tests.
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 Highline Advanced Math Program  Don and Jerre McQuinn; Highline Council PTSA, Seattle, WA
A math enrichment program for students in grades 57. Lessons (first and second year) and a homework helper; Math Quizzer; definitions, and unit conversions. Also practice quizzes for the Olympiads.
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 High School Financial Planning Program  National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE)
A sixunit program that provides teens with a greater understanding of and ability to manage their personal finances in the areas of goal setting, budgeting, and saving. With games, simulations, case studies, and interactive exercises, the site provides
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 High School Math Contests (19862000)  Dept. of Mathematics, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
An annual mathematics competition for South Carolina high school students, designed to stimulate interest and to recognize those who exhibit exceptional mathematical talent. Problems, solutions, and winners from previous years are on the Web.
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 High School Mathematics  Cem Giray
Site contains lecture notes, exams, quizzes, assignments, challenging problems, curricula (in this case meaning topics of study), and olympiad materials of high school level for teachers and students. Some materials are web pages, some are in PDF format,
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 High School Math Lessons  Joe Mercer
Lessons, worksheets, quizzes, and tests for high school algebra 1, algebra 2, geometry, precalculus, and AP Calculus AB written by a retired math teacher. Some of the resources, composed in SoftChalk's LessonBuilder, include Flash animations or download
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 History of Mathematics  Carl Eberhart; Dept. of Mathematics, Univ. of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
Information and Maple worksheets on Egyptian fractions and geometry, Babylonian numeration, Hippias and his Quadratix, cubic equations, trigonometry until Ptolemy, curves, and more. Also examples of student projects. A spring 1999 course on the history
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 História da Matemática  história dos problemas  Maria João Lagarto
Uma colecção de problemas de diferentes civilizações, ao longo de diferentes períodos da história. Contandose a origem e história de alguns problemas ou tipo de problemas. Cultúras incluem Egipto,
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 Hogwarts Express to Improved Problem Solving and Mathematical Communication  Judy Ann Brown
Download PDFs of problems based on the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling: Eight Digit Puzzle; House Flags; Secret Passageway; Wizard Cards Front; Wizard Cards Back; Coins; Bertie Beans; and Hogwarts Express Problem Solving Set.
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 Holistic Numerical Methods Institute  Autar Kaw
Open courseware, books, primers, journal abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, multiple choice tests, and other resources supporting a typical course in Numerical Methods for undergraduates majoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
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 Home Page for Laura Taalman  Taalman
Course materials, mentored projects, publications, and more from Taalman, a professor of mathematics at James Madison University. Taalman's interests range from singular algebraic geometry and knot theory to games, puzzles, and 3D printing. The Puzzles
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 A Homepage for New Math Teachers  Terri Husted
A page created by a middle school teacher to give new math teachers a few pointers and ideas to help with their teaching, focusing on "the qualities of good teachers and not just good programs." Includes: How to Start Making Connections; A Clear Lesson;
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 Homepage of Torsten Sillke  Torsten Sillke
A collection of puzzles statements, with references, on a variety of topics: operations research, such as crossing the bridge; logic, including liars and truth tellers, mastermind, and age problems; lateral thinking, also known as "situation puzzles";
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 Homeschool Math
Free resources for homeschool math teaching: worksheet generator, curriculum corner, math textbook for grades 15, teaching tips, and a resource link list emphasizing interactive content and games.
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 Homework for Kids  hwforkids.com
More than 275 pages of math worksheets and word problems. Most pages are dynamic and will provide a different set of exercises when reloaded. Print out worksheets at several levels for learning numbers, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division,
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 Homework Relief Center  Family Education Network
Homework Relief Packs to purchase, for parents with kids in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. Stepbystep instructions walk parents through the homework first, so they can help their children. Each lesson includes troubleshooting tips and practice sheets.
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 Honeycomb Hotel: A Unit in Logic  Barbara De Roes
A lesson plan for grades 512+, for teaching deductive logic, using puzzles not dependent upon language. "Honeycomb Hotel is a game of logic and deduction.
You must determine which symbols are on which doors of the Honeycomb Hotel, and the exact path
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 Hopfield Net for 8Queens Problem  Yuri Pryadkin
Given a standard chessboard and 8 chess queens, place them on the board so that no queen is on the line of attack of any other queen. The author's applet finds solutions to the general problem, with N queens on the NxN board. Tips and analysis of the
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 Hotmath
Tutorial solutions for the oddnumbered homework problems in many U.S. math textbooks, algebra through calculus. A site designed to provide students with help in doing homework directly from their own books, and teachers with a resource to use in the
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 HOTmaths  HOTmaths Pty Ltd
HOTMaths' interactive online math learning and teaching resources include interactive activities, a math dictionary, and Scorcher, an online basic mental arithmetic skillsbuilding competition. All content aligns with Australia's early secondary school
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 How do I tell a real difference from random variation?  Max Janairo
This paper presents the concepts necessary to understand what the methodologies of hypothesis testing and confidence intervals accomplish, and provides an introduction to the use of these concepts to answer particular questions in medicine. Some problems
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 How round is your circle?  Bryant, John; and Sangwin, Chris
These photos and QuickTime movies accompany the book How Round Is Your Circle? Where Engineering and Mathematics Meet. See, in particular, the illustrations of how to drill a square hole. Sections include Falling apart (the Pythagorean Theorem, Dudeney's
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 How To Add Without Using Fingers  James Kent Murray
Teacher guide and student workbooks, designed to help students add faster and more accurately.
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 How to Factor A Quadratic Trinomial  Paul Patten
Practice in factoring quadratic equations, with problems and solutions.
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 How To Measure Area (SMILE)  Levi Johnson, James Otis
A 7th grade lesson designed to help students gain an understanding of square units. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.
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 How to Solve the Rubik's Cube v1.4  Mark Jeays
A complete solution to solving the cube from any position, credited to David Singmaster, who wrote the 1980 book Notes on Rubik's Magic Cube, except for Step 2, discovered independently by Mark Jeays.
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 hs.Beestar.org  Beestar Educations, Inc.
Providers of curriculumbased online programs for high school students, such as Beestar Progressive Exercise (BPE), a "systematic knowledge application and skillpractice program." See, in particular, the weekly SAT math and advanced SAT math programs.
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 HyperMath  Carl R. (Rod) Nave; Georgia State University
HyperMath uses concept maps to explore mathematics ideas and applications to physics and astronomy. Originally developed in HyperCard, HyperMath covers the topics of algebra, trigonometry, geometry, vectors, linear algebra, logarithms, exponents, calculus,
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 HyperPhysics  Carl R. (Rod) Nave; Georgia State University
HyperPhysics uses concept maps to explore physics ideas and applications. Originally developed in HyperCard, the networklike environment provides for numerical exploration in the form of active formula and standard problems implemented in Javascript.
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 Ian's Proof that Infinity = 1  Don Cohen (The Mathman)
Young children try writing the sum of an infinite series as a fraction. What's wrong with Ian's argument? Newton and Euler and those other mathematicians had made similar mistakes with infinite series! The problem is that the infinite series converges
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 IcoachMath
A platform for elementary and middle school math students to practice and improve their skills. The site has content for 300+ lessons in basic and advanced topics in math. Create worksheets with number, word problems and multiple choice questions; track
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 iCoachMath.com  HighPoints Learning, Inc.
iCoachMath.com coaches students online; and provides teachers with student performance reports, customized test papers, and math resources such as lesson plans aligned to state and national standards. The site freely offers an illustrated dictionary of
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 ICSE Maths  Suresh Lala
The site contains practice problems for the ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education) Exam. General topics include arithmetic, algebra, geometry and statistics. Each subtopic typically includes about twenty problems, with answers at the bottom
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 IDEA: Internet Differential Equations Activities  Thomas LoFaro; College of Sciences, Washington State Univ. (WSU)
Interdisciplinary computerbased activities for differential equations: a database of computer activities illustrating both mathematical concepts and the application of these concepts in a wide variety of disciplines. DynaSys, Java differential equations
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