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Investigating Patterns: Number Patterns Fun with Curves & Topology

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Author:Jill Britton
Description: Annotated list of links within various number pattern, curve, and topology topics. Linked items feature activities for students. Topics include: prime numbers/magic squares, clock or modular arithmetic, the golden ratio, Fibonacci numbers, binary numbers/Pascal's triangle, patterns in Pascal's triangle, the conics, Moiré patterns, line designs and curve stitching, curves of constant width, cycloids/spirograph/famous curves, fractals, topology/anamorphic art, mazes/networks/map coloring, math-e-magic/Mobius strips, flexagons, and optical illusions.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Link Listings
Math Topics: Number Sense/About Numbers, Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Prime Numbers, Patterns/Relationships, Graph Theory, Fractals, Topology

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