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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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This videopaper by the Math Forum's Bridging Research and Practice Group (BRAP) of teacher practitioners and Math Forum Staff...
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PresentationAuthor: Salehi

Date Added: Nov 30, 2000 Date Modified: Jun 17, 2011

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A collection of review materials for calculus, including sample exercises and detailed solutions.

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PresentationAuthor: Math Medics, L.L.C.

Date Added: Sep 24, 2007 Date Modified: Apr 07, 2011

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This is a page of links to several different learning/teaching materials, including: an extensive laboratory manual of...
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PresentationAuthor: Przemyslaw Bogacki, et al.

Date Added: Sep 29, 2004 Date Modified: May 06, 2011

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A lesson plan to teach students read about an automobile trip and answer mathematical questions about the trip (in German).

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PresentationAuthor: Milton Beck

Date Added: Apr 18, 2003 Date Modified: Nov 06, 2006

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The Against All Odds video series provides an extensive introduction to statistics. It consists of 26 half hour video...
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PresentationAuthor: Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications and Chedd-Angier

Date Added: Mar 31, 2005 Date Modified: Dec 01, 2010

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Visually searchable database of algebra 1 videos. Click on a problem to see the solution worked out on YouTube. The...
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Date Added: Oct 27, 2012 Date Modified: Oct 31, 2013

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Visually searchable collection of algebra 2 videos. Click on a problem to see the solution worked out on YouTube. These...
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A video instructional series on algebra for college and high school classrooms and adult learners; 26 half-hour video...
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Date Added: Feb 28, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 26, 2006

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Sitio en español, util para revisiones tematicas en ciencias a nivel bastante elemental. Contiene apartados de...
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Date Added: Aug 30, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 22, 2012

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