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  1. Mathematics and Statistics: Academic Press - Elsevier
    This imprint of Elsevier offers over 100 print and eBook titles in mathematics and statistics. ...more>>

  2. Mathematics Books - Andrew Starr, eMailman
    A small list of recommended books about mathematicians and numbers, with annotations. Readers are invited to submit suggestions for related books to add. ...more>>

  3. Mathematics - Cornell Theory Center Math and Science Gateway
    For secondary school students and educators. Links for general topics; geometry; fractals; history of mathematics; tables, constants & definitions; and mathematics software. ...more>>

  4. Mathematics from the Vedas: The Sources - Mikel Maron
    "For mathematics, a more important source is provided by the 'appendices' to the main Vedas, known as the Vedangas..." An excerpt from Joseph, George: The Crest of the Peacock: Ancient India's Contribution to Mathematics. Mathematics from the Vedas. ...more>>

  5. The Mathematics Genealogy Project - North Dakota State University
    A project compiling information about all individuals who have received a doctorate in mathematics: the complete name of the degree recipient, the name of the university which awarded the PhD, the year in which the degree was awarded, the complete title ...more>>

  6. Mathematics History - ThinkQuest 1998
    Math history, summarized by period/country/century, with biographies of famous mathematicians, and 8 short tests with questions and answers. ...more>>

  7. Mathematics in Babylonia - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    Resources on the history of Babylonian mathematics (the Plimpton 322 tablet), with a Bibliography. ...more>>

  8. Mathematics in China - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    A brief outline of the history of Chinese mathematics, with a Chronology of Mathematicians and Mathematical Works; On-line References; and a Bibliography. ...more>>

  9. Mathematics in Egypt - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    Resources on the history of Egyptian mathematics (see also Alexandria), with a Bibliography. ...more>>

  10. Mathematics in Egyptian Papyri - MacTutor Math History Archives
    A detailed look at the mathematics contained in the major Egyptian papyri: the Rhind papyrus and the Moscow papyrus. With references and other related web sites. ...more>>

  11. Mathematics in Europe - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    Resources on the history of European mathematics, with relevant Web sites, a list of mathematicians, and a Bibliography. ...more>>

  12. Mathematics in Greece - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    Resources on the history of Greek mathematics, with maps, cities, a list of mathematicians, links to sources, and a Bibliography. ...more>>

  13. Mathematics in India - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    Resources on the history of Indian mathematics, with a list of mathematicians, a map, and a Bibliography. ...more>>

  14. Mathematics in Japan - David Joyce; Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science, Clark University
    Resources on the history of Japanese mathematics, with a list of mathematicians, a Bibliography, and a map. ...more>>

  15. Mathematics Journals (AMS) - American Mathematical Society
    A list of mathematics journals with articles on the Web and a list of Web sites for printed journals, with tables of contents of issues, abstracts of papers, actual papers, information about submissions and subscriptions, etc. See also the Annual Listing ...more>>

  16. Mathematics - Nancy McGough, Infinite Ink
    Infinite Ink's primary mathematical interest is foundations of mathematics, including standard and non-standard logics, set theories, and other mathematical frameworks. This page contains links to other Web resources and information on Infinity, Set Theory, ...more>>

  17. Mathematics of Cartography - Cynthia Lanius
    A map is a set of points, lines, and areas all defined both by position with reference to a coordinate system and by non-spatial attributes. These pages discuss how maps are used, give examples of different kinds of maps, and cover map history and math ...more>>

  18. The Mathematics of Fermat's Last Theorem - Charles Daney
    A paper describing the math behind the proof, with links at each stage to related resources and suggestions for some recent books that provide more background. If you have read about number theory you know that Fermat's Last Theorem has been one of the ...more>>

  19. Mathematics of the Incas - MacTutor Math History Archives
    Linked essay on the mathematics of the Incas, a civilization that developed a method of recording numerical information that did not require writing, involving knots in strings called quipu. With references and other related web sites. ...more>>

  20. Mathematics Related Articles - AllRefer.com
    Browse mathematics-related entries from the Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 2003 edition. Further subjects available from the main page. ...more>>

  21. Mathematics - World Lecture Hall
    Links to pages created by faculty worldwide who are using the Web to deliver math class materials: course syllabi, assignments, lecture notes, exams, class calendars, multimedia textbooks, etc. Advanced Integer Programming, Advanced Linear Programming, ...more>>

  22. Mathenomicon.net
    Online mathematical reference, covering a wide range of topics (Algebra, Analysis & Calculus, Applied Mathematics, Discrete Mathematics, Foundations of Mathematics, Geometry, History & Biography, Language & Symbols, Number Theory, Probability & Statistics, ...more>>

  23. MathGuide - Lower Saxony State and University Library, Göttingen (SUB), Germany
    An Internet-based subject gateway to scholarly relevant information in mathematics, with subject and source type catalogues, and a search engine. Resources are described and evaluated, new resources are continuously added, and already cataloged resources ...more>>

  24. MathGuide - State and University Library, Göttingen, Germany
    An Internet-based subject gateway to scholarly relevant information in mathematics. Resources (over 1100 records) are described and evaluated with a set of Dublin Core metadata. Catalog lists resources by mathematical subject and source type (universities, ...more>>

  25. math-history-list - MAA, Math Forum
    An unmoderated group hosted by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) and dealing with the history of mathematics, including announcements of meetings, new books and articles; discussion of the teaching of the history of math; and questions that ...more>>

  26. Math History: René Descartes - ThinkQuest 1996
    A biographical sketch with a discussion of his accomplishments and contributions. From SMATT (Science, Math, and Technology Tutorials). ...more>>

  27. Math Homework Help
    Email contact for homework help in pre-algebra, algebra I and II, college algebra, geometry, trigonometry, pre-calculus, and calculus. Site also contains a math history timeline; math dictionary; some basic differentiation and integration rules; trigonometric ...more>>

  28. Math Is Marvelous - Bette Veteto; Univ. of Memphis, Memphis, TN
    A site designed to add a reading and writing component to the author's math classes. See, in particular, her History of Math Outline. ...more>>

  29. Math Jokes and Archimedes - Julian Rubin
    A collection of K-12 Mathematics jokes studded with science links, pictures and stamps describing math's history and Archimedes' life and work. The jokes are short, not complicated or abusive. ...more>>

  30. Mathlinks.info - Ronald N. Gibson, M.D.
    A portal to mathematics resources on the internet; links to college-level mathematics sites, categorized. ...more>>

  31. Math Listings (Online Schoolyard) - Comcast Online Communications
    Links to selected math sites in the following categories: About Math in the Real World; Add, Subtract, Multiply and Divide; Algebra Avenue; Counting Corner; General Topics; Geometry; History of Mathematics; Measurements; Pre-Calculus/Calculus; Probability/Statistics/ ...more>>

  32. Math Marvels - Mrs. O'Brien's Sequential III Honors math class
    Students from Mrs. O'Brien's Sequential III Honors math class created this project with the intention of learning about a mathematician whose work has influenced the course of mathematics as well as curriculum. The pages feature information on the lives ...more>>

  33. Math Mutation - Erik Seligman
    These "show notes" accompany a short podcast of the same name that explores "fun, interesting, or just plain weird corners of mathematics that you probably didn't hear in school." Posts, which date back to December, 2011, have included "Flat People Give ...more>>

  34. MathNet - Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum für Informationstechnik Berlin (ZIB)
    A collection of mathematical resources and related Web links in the following sections: General Resources; Publications; Information Providers; Software (research software in the public domain); Educational Resources; Special Interest Groups Archives; ...more>>

  35. Mathographies - Bellevue Community College (BCC)
    Biographical sketches of prominent mathematicians in history: Maria Agnesi; Archimedes; Babylonian and Moslem Algebra, Cubic Equations, Tartaglia; David Blackwell; Jerome Cardano; Augustin-Louis Cauchy; Rene Descartes; Perci Diaconis; Paul Erdos; Leonard ...more>>

  36. 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>>

  37. Math Pages - Kevin Brown
    A collection of over 600 brief articles covering a huge variety of mathematical topics. Contents include: Number Theory; Combinatorics; Geometry; Algebra; Calculus and Differential Equations; Probability and Statistics; Set Theory and Foundations; History ...more>>

  38. Math Professor Quotes
    Blog of "the absurd things math professors say." Submit your own teacher's quirky head-scratchers, or browse the collective archive, which dates back to July, 2012. ...more>>

  39. Math - Science Search
    Science Search is a directory for scientific topics, including this subsection of Math. Individual entries include description, category, and a user rating of the site. ...more>>

  40. Math Teacher Link - Professional Development Consortium for Mathematics Teachers
    A website designed to deliver professional development opportunities and classroom resources to teachers of mathematics, statistics, and related subjects at the high school and lower division college levels. Classroom resources include links to sites ...more>>

  41. Math Terms - Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math FAQ
    Why was the letter m selected to represent slope? What's the name of the "fraction bar"? What are some sources of information about math terms and symbols? ...more>>

  42. Math Tour - ThinkQuest 1998
    A site designed to be entertaining and to bring together people of all ages with a wide range of math skills to interact and explore mathematics, featuring original math problems, humorous proofs of theorems, funny stories, and interesting facts about ...more>>

  43. Math with Matthew - Matthew L. Beyranevand
    Blog, podcasts, humorously rewritten pop songs, and more to increase students' interest, engagement, and conceptual understanding in math. Having taught middle school math for over a decade, Beyranevand serves as an ambassador for the Global Math Project, ...more>>

  44. Math Words, and Some Other Words, of Interest - Pat Ballew
    Why do they call it a right angle? Where did the word hundred come from? A list of over 120 mostly math words, and their origins. ...more>>

  45. MathWorld: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics - Eric W. Weisstein and Wolfram Research, Inc.
    A full-text searchable, comprehensive alphabetical encyclopedia of math terms, equations, and derivations, with explanations, examples, references, and much more. Everything from Abacus to Zsigmondy Theorem. (Formerly the CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics, ...more>>

  46. Matrices and Determinants - MacTutor Math History Archives
    Linked essay describing the history of matrices and determinants from the 2nd century B.C. through the early 20th century, with 13 references (books/articles). ...more>>

  47. A Matter of Time - Thinkquest 2007
    This site examines the concept of time, in both English and Greek, from its suggested beginning to its projected end. It explores and engages the reader with varying views of time from scientific, religious, and cultural perspectives. ...more>>

  48. The Mayan Adventure
    Multi-page, JAVA-based, Mayan Adventure games, meant to be fun and instructive. Learn the Mayan number system and mathematics, the Mayan system of timekeeping, and significant facts about Mayan culture and history; learn to decipher up to 40 percent of ...more>>

  49. Mayan Arithmetic - Steven Fought
    A discussion of the importance of the Mayan symbol for zero and a tutorial on adding Mayan numbers by Steven Fought, written when he was a junior at Strath Haven High School in Wallingford, Pennsylvania. ...more>>

  50. Mayan Dating, Mayan Astronomy - Bohumil and Vladimir Bohm
    Articles describing the calculation of the correlation between the Mayan and Christian systems of dating, and the results of Mayan Astronomy in the Dresden Codex and the Correlation between the Mayan and Christian Systems of Dating. In English, Spanish, ...more>>

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