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  1. Interest Tutorial - Joseph L. Zachary
    A tutorial that explores the concepts of simple, compound, and continuous interest. Includes a Java applet that opens in a separate window, for use alongside the tutorial. From a Computer Science course at the University of Utah, and the book Introduction ...more>>

  2. Invest Smart - David Leung, George Lee, and Andy Kim
    Learn about the stock market and investment techniques. A Market Simulation lets classes, clubs, or individuals invest an imaginary $100,000 and track the results; includes a separate mutual funds simulation. Site also contains information about saving ...more>>

  3. Java Simulations of Cellular Automata Models - Ed Young and L. Charles Biehl
    The Forest Fires simulation applet models the spread of fire as a function of the probability that a burning tree will set its neighbor afire, and can include factors of wind and obstacles. The Percolating Oil Spill simulation applet models the percolation ...more>>

  4. John Taylor's Home Page - John Taylor; University of Brighton
    Taylor's other activities include Maple generated animations: vary gradients or intercepts in equations for a straight line, change coefficients of quadratic curves or cubic curves, draw tangents to conics, model a non-differentiable surface, and construct ...more>>

  5. K3DSurf - Abderrahman Taha
    Download a program for visualizing and manipulating mathematical models in three, four, five and six dimensions. K3DSurf features interactive visualization with mouse events, real time animation and morph, and mesh file generation. ...more>>

  6. Kangaroo Maths - Kangaroo Maths Ltd
    Free maths resources to download in number, algebra, shape and space, and data handling. Assessments include homework sheets and "make the grade" tests; games and puzzles offer World Cup spreadsheet simulations. Kangaroo Maths also hosts Microsoft Word ...more>>

  7. Keep the Traffic Moving! - Dept. of Mathematics, University of Toronto, Canada
    Be your own traffic engineer and use this computer simulation to find out how far apart to space the light changes for a given scenario. Includes mathematical models and related questions. ...more>>

  8. 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 ...more>>

  9. Learning by Simulations - Hans Lohninger, Virtual Institute of Applied Science
    Simulation software for Windows PCs, available free for non-commercial educational purposes. (The author requests a postcard describing your use of his programs.) Covered math topics include: Fourier Synthesis, Travelling Salesman Problem, Vector Fields, ...more>>

  10. LEDA Research - Michael Seel
    LEDA is a library of the data types and algorithms of combinatorial computing. Try the Over-The-Net Demo which allows you to play with some computational geometry algorithms provided by LEDA; download commercial or research packages and licenses; read ...more>>

  11. Let 'Em Roll™ Simulation - Matthew Carpenter
    The goal of this activity is to demonstrate a real world situation where the probabilities of mutually exclusive and independent events occur. Each student is asked to calculate the experimental and theoretical probabilities of these events. Students ...more>>

  12. Liz's Research Interests - Liz Bradley, Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado
    Artificial intelligence projects include Chaography, a pair of tools that use mathematics to generate choreographic variations: Chaographer, which uses a chaotic mapping to generate variations on a musical piece; and MotionMind, which uses machine learning ...more>>

  13. Loci - Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
    Loci is a peer-reviewed journal publishing articles, modules, applets, and reviews continuously as they are ready to be posted. Loci takes advantage of the World Wide Web as a publication medium for materials containing dynamic, full-color graphics; ...more>>

  14. Lorenz Attractor: Simulation/Plotter - John Brecht
    This program is a three-dimensional plotting package and a numerical integrator. As an example, it is set to integrate the Lorenz Attractor problem. The applet features user-defined rotations of the coordinate system, depth-based shading of the colors, ...more>>

  15. Mamikon - Mamikon Mnatsakanian
    Thought-provoking Shockwave Flash animations of geometric constructions, graphs, games, and much more. Mnatsakanian's site http://www.mamikon.com/ links to dozens of the articles he has co-authored with Tom Apostol in journals such as American Mathematical ...more>>

  16. MASTER Tools: Modeling And Simulation Tools for Education Reform - Shodor Education Foundation, Inc.
    Interactive models and curricular materials, including: a galaxy simulation, fractal modelling tools, an energy minimization program using simulated annealing, biomedical and environmental models, a graphing tool with animation option, and a simulation ...more>>

  17. Mathematical Etudes - Mathematical Etudes Foundation
    Explorations of mathematical curiosities, some as yet unexplained, through computer animations: train wheels; the sandwich problem; Lipkin linkage; a clever folding; shield a ray; the net of a polyhedron; the vernier scale; the Pythagorean theorem; angle ...more>>

  18. Mathematical Ideas in Science - Seven Stones Multimedia
    A series of tutorial modules using JavaScript, Shockwave for Director, or Shockwave Flash: sphere packings, shapes and lattices; waves described, longitudinal and transverse wave lab, 2-dimensional harmonic disturbance; 2-dimensional vector components ...more>>

  19. Mathematical Machines - Museum of Natural Science and Scientific Instruments of the University of Modena
    Models of machines based on scientific and technical literature dating back to classical Greece. Among other didactic goals, La collezione di Macchine Matematiche aims to foster reflection on the historical relationships between mathematics, society, ...more>>

  20. Mathematical Sciences Digital Library (MathDL) - Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
    The MAA's Pathway project within the National Science Digital Library, this site combines the earlier MathDL and Math Gateway sites. The online publication Loci continues the tradition of the three earlier online publications (JOMA, DCR, and Convergence). ...more>>

  21. Mathematics - Centre for Educational Technology (CET)
    A research and development center for math education. Read descriptions of CET's programs and workbooks, including One, Two and Three (Aahat, Shtayim, Ve Shalosh), for grades K-6; and Visualizing Mathematics, for grades 7-12. Learn about and download ...more>>

  22. Mathematics Task Centre - Black Douglas Professional Education Services
    Over 200 tasks that "invite students to work like a mathematician." Conceiving of a task as "the tip of a learning iceberg," each freely viewable lesson plan includes a summary, a list of materials required, the "Iceberg," and a description of whole class ...more>>

  23. mathlab.com - Mehrdad Simkani
    A Java applet of unmarked straightedge and collapsible compass tools to virtually draw the lines and circles fundamental to Euclidean geometry. The help page explains how to use the Euclid applet, and contains descriptions for constructing found in propositions ...more>>

  24. Math Machines - Math Machines, Ltd.
    Workshops for building control devices and performing classroom activities with calculator programs in order to explore relationships between math and science. Simple devices that give an immediate, physical, dynamic expression to abstract mathematical ...more>>

  25. Math Open Reference - John Page
    Page's free online geometry textbook provides interactive animations of geometry topics to enliven the teaching process and give students a deeper level of comprehension. With a glossary, quizzes, simulations such as "how to read a protractor," a graphing ...more>>

  26. Math - PhET Simulations - University of Colorado
    Dozens of free interactive, research-based simulations of mathematical phenomena, from arithmetic, estimation, graphing lines, and Plinko probability, to projectile motion, wave on a string, Fourier (making waves), and blackbody spectrum. PhET's Java ...more>>

  27. The MathServ Project - Dept. of Mathematics and Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbilt Univ.
    Software tools and information to facilitate the creation of instructional materials that can be accessed through the World Wide Web and that require the interactive use of mathematical concepts. Examples include a Calculus Toolkit (algebra, functions, ...more>>

  28. MathWorlds - SimCalc: Simulations for Calculus Learning
    MathWorlds enables students to learn through exploration of animated worlds and dynamic graphs. The worlds present moving objects and characters in a variety of settings, such as elevators in a building or duckies on a pond. Manipulable graphs control ...more>>

  29. Matthew Conroy's Page of Mathematics - Matthew Conroy
    An analytic number theorist's mathematical notes on the p + 1 problem, dice problems, a sequence related to a conjecture of Schinzel, statistics connected to the Grand Tours (Tour de France, Giro, and Vuelta), integer sequence noise, a Java-based dictionary ...more>>

  30. Mechanisms by Tchebyshev - Mathematical Etudes Foundation
    Archival photographs, reproductions, and computer animations of Tchebyshev's machines: plantigrade machine; mechanism for transforming rotation into translational motion; paddling mechanism; wheelchair; paradoxical mechanism; mechanism for transforming ...more>>

  31. Misunderstood Minds - PBS
    The science behind learning difference, and strategies to aid success in school, are available on this companion Web site for the Misunderstood Minds PBS documentary. The site includes profiles of the students in the documentary, as well as sections on ...more>>

  32. MLAB - Civilized Software, Inc.
    An advanced mathematical and statistical modeling system running on PC, Mac, SUN, RS600, DEC-Alpha, Convex, SGI, NeXT (Motorola, Intel, and HP). A tool for mathematical and statistical exploration, and for solving simulation and modeling problems such ...more>>

  33. Modeling and Simulation (Graphics Archive, Special Topics) - The Geometry Center
    Research involving the use of computer programs to model the real world, for example, the way that light reflects off a curved surface, or the way a diver rotates and flips during a dive. ...more>>

  34. The Monkey Shakespeare Simulator - AardAsNails Software
    Simulating monkeys typing randomly on typewriters, this Java applet displays output that matches text from any of Shakespeare's plays in real-time. To raise the chances of "interesting results within our lifetimes," this simulation runs at an accelerated ...more>>

  35. Monte Carlo Simulation - National Physical Laboratory
    This online MonteCarlo simulator accepts parameters, then generates results for each run and a summary output. ...more>>

  36. The Music of the Primes - Marcus du Sautoy
    An article on the Riemann Hypothesis, "the greatest unsolved problem of mathematics." ...more>>

  37. Napier Bones - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    A Java simulation of the Napier bones, simple device for multiplying numbers, here used to demonstrate multiplying in bases other than ten. ...more>>

  38. NASA Smart Skies FlyBy Math - NASA Airspace Systems: Ames Research Center
    Distance-Rate-Time Problems in Air Traffic Control for Grades 5-9. Six rich, standards-linked problems, each with student worksheets and teacher guides and related materials. Each features a guided experiment for students to carry out. Worksheets provide ...more>>

  39. ncase - Nicky Case
    Interactive projects that illuminate principles of game theory, logic, and other topics, such as the parable of the paragons (with Vi Hart), coming out simulator (a half-true game about half-truths), and sight & light (how to create 2D visibility/shadows ...more>>

  40. 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 ...more>>

  41. Numerical Integration Tutorial - Joseph L. Zachary
    A tutorial that explores rectangular and trapezoidal methods for numerical integration. Includes a Java applet that opens in a separate window, for use alongside the tutorial. From a Computer Science course at the University of Utah, and the book Introduction ...more>>

  42. Optimization Technology Center - Argonne National Laboratory and Northwestern University
    A research center dedicated to optimization problems. The "optimization tree," with descriptions of the different subfields of numerical optimization; interactive demonstrations and case studies, including the diet problem and minimum surface area; linear ...more>>

  43. Physics Simulation in Java - Erik Neumann
    Physics simulations, including springs and masses (various configurations), pendulums (single, double, chaotic), and roller coasters. You can move objects or change parameters like gravity, friction, etc. ...more>>

  44. Place Value Chart - Ulrich Kortenkamp
    Tap below this interactive place value chart app's headers labeled "ones," "tens," and "hundreds" to create tokens and begin experiencing bundling and debundling in our decimal number system. Compatible with the Apple iPhone, iPod, and iPad; also available ...more>>

  45. Planetqhe (Probabilistic Learning Activities Network) - David Kay Harris
    Out-of-the-ordinary probability problems. The site focuses on using methods of probability to solve counter-intuitive problems and deepen students' understanding and competence in the domain. Sections include: a brief history and rationale of the site; ...more>>

  46. PolygonFlux - John Miller
    An iPad app for exploring the path taken by a point bouncing around inside a regular polygon of 3 to 14 sides. Set the initial angle and starting location, the number of bounces, and the number of sides for the polygon; collect an album of resulting "fluxagons" ...more>>

  47. PolygonTrix - John Miller
    A "polygon billiards" app for the iPad. Sink simple straight-in shots, without any deflections; challenge yourself to bank the cue ball into the pocket after as many as ten caroms off the bumpers; or explore the developer's exercises. Switch amongst a ...more>>

  48. Powersim
    A simulation software development company, offering consultant and support services for simulator design, construction, and use as well as the complementary software needed to build models and simulators. The site offers discussion groups, products, newsletters, ...more>>

  49. The Quake Project - The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University; and the University of Southern California's Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC)
    An NSF and DARPA-funded project developing the capability for predicting, by computer simulation, the ground motion of large basins during strong earthquakes, and using this capability to study the seismic response of the Greater Los Angeles Basin. Research ...more>>

  50. Quite BASIC - Nikko Strom
    A JavaScript environment for coding in the classic BASIC programming language. Math projects include the Fibonacci Sequence, Fibonacci Squares, the Sieve of Eratosthenes, and Mandelbrot; puzzles include the Towers of Hanoi and variations of the Eight ...more>>

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