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|Taoufik Nadji, Malek Physix Inc.|
|Mr. Taoufik Nadji's pre-calculus students at Interlochen Arts Academy introduce modern mathematical topics: fair division (methods: divider-chooser, lone divider, lone chooser, last diminsher, markers, sealed bids); graph theory (applications, terms, theorems); mathematics of growth (a tale of life and math); the math of motion/scaling symmetry (translation, reflection, rotation, glide reflection); mathematics of scale (fractals, chaos); math of games/chance (probability), statistics and societal issues (forest destruction, drug abuse, illegal immigration, guns, abortion, capital punishment), and the mathematics of voting.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Division, Fractions/Decimals/Percents, Graph Theory, Symmetry/Tessellations, Pre-Calculus, Probability, Statistics, Population|
|Math Ed Topics:||Interdisciplinary/Thematic Studies|
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