Explore Patterns in Pascal's Triangle
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
|In 1653, a French mathematician named Blaise Pascal described a triangular arrangement of numbers corresponding to the probabilities involved in flipping coins, or the number of ways to choose n objects from a group of m indistinguishable objects. It turns out that Pascal's triangle holds many interesting numeric patterns. You can explore them with this applet.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Number Sense/About Numbers, Fractals|
© 1994- The Math Forum at NCTM. All rights reserved.