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Activity: Introduction to Cartesian Coordinates
Go to: http://www.langara.bc.ca/~acooper/mathlabs/cartesian/index.htm# (opens a new window)
Description: A quick review of the Cartesian Coordinate system, including formulas for length and slope of a line segment. It also provides and introduction to the graphing applet used in this lab and others.
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Alan Cooper
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Tool: Graph Explorer
Courses: Math 7 Rect coordinate geometry
Geometry Coordinate geometry, Cartesian plane, Slope, Distance formula
Algebra Slope Between Points, Graphing

  Dancing Queen
Comment:I really liked this applet and the thorough instructions. I think more questions need to be asked of the student/user to make sure they are understanding the coordinate system. Of course, if the activity is just a review it is great.