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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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ANIMATED INTRODUCTION TO TRIGONOMETRY

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AnimationAuthor: David Miller

Date Added: Apr 10, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 10, 2011

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Discussion of a technique for estimating pi, by dropping a needle between parallel lines.

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PresentationAuthor: George Reese

Date Added: Jun 29, 1997 Date Modified: May 10, 2011

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Mathway is a mathematics problem solving tool where students can select their math course - Basic Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra,...
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Drill and PracticeAuthor: Unknown

Date Added: Aug 22, 2013 Date Modified: Sep 05, 2013

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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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MathAid is a commercially available collection of learning objects incorporating lecture notes, interactive java applets, and...
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CollectionAuthor: MathAid

Date Added: Jan 28, 2004 Date Modified: Jun 13, 2008

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This person, more than any other mathematician, has helped countless students learn basic trigonometric functions. So who...
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TutorialAuthor: Rudy Lopes

Date Added: Nov 27, 2007 Date Modified: Jun 13, 2008

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Live online graphing calculator with automatically optimized viewing window plus step-by-step details to answer any graphing...
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Date Added: Jan 16, 2005 Date Modified: Nov 16, 2009

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Take this self-quiz to review angle functions terms and concepts like sine, cosine, and tangent.

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Drill and PracticeAuthor: Rudy Lopes

Date Added: Nov 27, 2007 Date Modified: Nov 27, 2007

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