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Graphs one or more functions of a single variable, with zoom in/out and other nice features.

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SimulationAuthor: Steven R. Costenoble

Date Added: May 31, 2001 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2011

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Interactive exporation of famous curves in the history of Math

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SimulationAuthor: Edmund F. Robertson, et al.

Date Added: Jun 20, 1997 Date Modified: Sep 19, 2010

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A large collection of Java applets for demonstrating basic trigonometry.

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SimulationAuthor: Math Education & Technology / International Education Software (IES)

Date Added: Aug 08, 2000 Date Modified: Apr 28, 2013

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The graphs of sin, cos and tan are generated by the user by means of a scroll bar which controls the motion of a point on the...
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SimulationAuthor: Franz Embacher & Petra Oberhuemer

Date Added: Jun 09, 2003 Date Modified: Apr 10, 2011

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This JAVA applet demonstrates the Law of Sines in two forms.

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SimulationAuthor: Franz Embacher and Petra Oberhuemer

Date Added: Jun 09, 2003 Date Modified: Apr 04, 2011

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Throw darts at a circle, get the ratio inside to outside circle, and estimate pi.

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SimulationAuthor: Paul Trunfio, Gary McGathThis lesson was prepared by Paul Trunfio and the JAVA applet was written by Gary McGath

Date Added: Jun 29, 1997 Date Modified: Jul 08, 2011

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Visually demonstrates the relation between constant velocity motion on a circle and sine wave generation

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SimulationAuthor: Nicholas Jackiw

Date Added: Apr 25, 2001 Date Modified: Jul 06, 2011

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Drawing program which transforms into symmetrical repeating patterns.

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SimulationAuthor: Wes Hardaker and Gervais Chapuis

Date Added: Jun 12, 1997 Date Modified: Sep 20, 2013

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Illustrates relationships between angles.

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SimulationAuthor: Saltire Software

Date Added: Dec 19, 1997 Date Modified: Jul 11, 2006

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This site contains a java applet that finds medians and area bisectors of a triangle. There is also a related discussion of...
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SimulationAuthor: Bottomley, Henry

Date Added: Feb 20, 2005 Date Modified: Oct 15, 2005

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