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Lesson Plan: Introduction to Fractals: Infinity, Self-Similarity, and Recursion
Go to: http://www.shodor.org/interactivate/lessons/InfinityRecursion/ (opens a new window)
Description: This lesson is designed to get students to think about several of the concepts from fractals, including recursion and self similarity. The mathematical concepts of line segments, perimeter, area and infinity are used, and skill at pattern recognition is practiced.
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Shodor: Project Interactivate
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Dimension and Scale Dialogue
Self-Similarity Dialogue
Plane Figure Fractals Dialogue
Properties of Fractals Dialogue
Recursion Dialogue
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Cantor's Comb
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