Project One Million -
Million Poster Projects: In what ways can you help someone
understand the true size of the number one million?
Angles and Parallel Lines - Two
parallel lines cut by a transversal form several angles. Can you remember
the names of the angles that are formed and the relationships between their
Numbers and the Golden Section
Traffic Light System - Perform
an urban planning experiment using this
Traffic Light System Java applet. Can you correctly time the
stoplights to maximize city traffic flow?
Reaction Time - Test your reaction
time using this
Time Java applet. As a class, we tested our individual reaction times.
We then used that data to create a line graph, bar graph, line plot and
stem-and-leaf diagram. We also found the mean, median, mode and range of
our class data. We then developed written conclusions based on the class
Celebrate Pi Day - March 14th with
Enhanced Pi Page.
The Mathematical Art of
Math and the Weather -
Have you ever wondered
exactly is wind?
What's the weather like on The Weather Channel?
Math meets meteorology on "Weather Watchers".
World Climate - "What the
weather is 'normally' like for tens of thousands of places worldwide!"
STARDUST - A great site where you must compute the thrust required to launch
the STARDUST satellite into orbit. A Java applet then displays the success
or failure of your orbital thrust calculations.