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 MATH TOOLS NEWSLETTER - AUGUST 1, 2008 - No. 66

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***FEATURED TPOW
tPoW: Heads and Tails
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/tpow/51091/
Craig Russell
How many times do you have to flip a coin to get at least
one head and one tail?

***FEATURED TOOL
Tool: Wolfram Mathematica Player
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/tool/17933/
Wolfram Research Inc.
Mathematica Player uses the unique capabilities of
Mathematica to display notebooks and to run fully
interactive Demonstrations from The Wolfram
Demonstrations Project or Education Portal, as well as
other interactive notebooks converted for use with Player.

***FEATURED TOOL
Tool: Pan Balance - Shapes (Fixed Values)
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/tool/50958/
NCTM Illuminations
This double pan balance, created for use by participants
in the PreK-2 Algebra E-Workshop, is a special version
of the Pan Balance - Shapes applet. It uses numbers that
are friendly for primary classrooms.

***FEATURED TOOL
Tool: Transformation Golf
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/tool/51057/
Maths Online
Use the various transformation tools to "break par" as you
play miniature golf on a 9-hole course.

***FEATURED TOOL
Tool: PEEI
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/tool/50201/
Giacomo Lorenzoni
The program PEEI v.2.0.0.0 calculates a numerical solution
of systems of partial differential equations.

***FEATURED TOOL
Tool: Wolfram Mathematica Online Integrator
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/tool/50629/
Mathematica
Use Mathematica's integration function free online. Includes
instructions for entering mathematics in standard
Mathematica format.

***FEATURED DISCUSSION
Possible tPoW for this tool
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/discuss.html?&do=m&thread=___disc_50958_g-1
Lillian explains, "I'm thinking about how to write a tPoW
to use this tool, and would like some help deciding on a
question to use."

***FEATURED DISCUSSION
Lesson plans in statistics using Fantasy Football?
http://mathforum.org/mathtools/discuss.html?&do=m&thread=ps__h_lesson__g-1
magnus asks, "Any ideas on lessons that could be
interweaved into Fantasy Football?"

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            The Math Forum @ Drexel -- 1 August 2008