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Tool: Fire!!
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Description: Students run a simulation of how a fire will spread through a stand of trees, learning about probability and chaos.
Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: Shodor: Project Interactivate
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Fire!, Probability, and Chaos
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