The Game of Chaos
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|This applet performs the following game at varying speeds: Choose a random starting point (o) within the triangle ABC. Roll a die. Connect the point with point A, when you roll 1 or 2; with point B, when you roll 3 or 4; with point C, when you roll 5 or 6; and determine the midpoint of the distance from the original point to the corner indicated. This is the new point from which to continue. Repeat. Does this produce a random pattern of dots? Also available in German.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Games, Web Interactive/Java|
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