MERLOT Search - category=2513&createdSince=2012-11-08&sort.property=dateCreated
http://www.merlot.org:80/merlot/
A search of MERLOT materialsCopyright 1997-2014 MERLOT. All rights reserved.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 03:43:55 PSTThu, 18 Dec 2014 03:43:55 PSTMERLOT Search - category=2513&createdSince=2012-11-08&sort.property=dateCreatedhttp://www.merlot.org:80/merlot/images/merlot.gif
http://www.merlot.org:80/merlot/
4434Pythagorean Theorem Worksheet - Customizable and Printable
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=918186
Quickly customize this Pythagorean theorem worksheet with up to 9 problems. Choose to solve for legs, hypotenuse, or both. Each worksheet is randomly generated as a PDF.Adding Unit Fractions App for Android
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=917779
The app proposes 21 challenges to overcome.Obtaining the proper fractions listed at the top of the application, adding two or three unit fractions.Each proposed proper faction has a variable number of solutions.And different levels of difficultyYou can not repeat unit fractions with the same value.In the app you'll find a button to delete all the solutions found in the current problem, and to start from scratch.The littlest unit fraction used in this app is 1/28.The program is designed to show the usefulness of the subtraction of fractions in solving such problems.Matrix Properties
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=915092
Given an (mxn) matrix, this tool generates the dimensions and a basis for each of the four subspaces: column space, null space, row space, and left null space. Gaussian Elimination
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=914328
Gauss elimination is a method of solving a system of linear equations. This site contains an interactive tool that performs Gauss elimination procedure one step at a time. The result is displayed after each step. A user can also use this tool to invert a matrix. Contemporary Calculus I
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=913152
This is a textbook for differential calculus with explanations, examples, worked solutions, problem sets and answers. It has been reviewed by calculus instructors and class-tested by them and the author.Topics are typically introduced by way of applications, and the text contains the usual theorems and techniques of a first course in calculus. Besides technique practice and applications of the techniques, the examples and problem sets are also designed to help students develop a visual and conceptual understanding of the main ideas of differential calculus.This is the first of a three-part calculus series. The others are available on the author's website. iFactor Quadratics App for iOS
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=910935
'This is a simple application that will factor quadratic equations, if possible. It's quick, handy, and easy. Example: 6x² + 13x + 6 = (2x+3)(3x+2).If you need to *solve* quadratics as well as factor them, you should check out iFactor and Solve Quadratics in the app store. It can handle any quadratic, including ones with complex roots.'This is a free appScientific Graphing Calculator App for iOS
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=910936
'Features:1) Scientific Calculator. A lot of thought has gone into the design of the keyboard, which gives you everything you need while keeping the keys as large as possible. Available functions include the following:• the usual arithmetic functions and exponentiation.• square root, cube root, nth root, natural log, log base 10, log of arbitrary base, absolute value, factorial, permutations (nPr), combinations (nCr), modulus, random integer, bell curve, cumulative normal distribution.• Define and name your own constants• Summations• Complex numbers!• Sig figs (requires iOS 6; enable under settings)• Programmable keys (enable under settings)2) Graphing. Capabilities:• Graph up to nine equations at once.• Graphs are labeled.• You can drag the graph or pinch to zoom in or out.• Calculator can find roots and intersections.• Can graph in polar coordinates.• Can graph parametric equations.• Can graph parametric equations.• Can graph implicit functions, such as x^2+y^2-4=0. Most calculator apps can't do this!3) Vector and Matrix calculator. Vector dot and cross products. Multiply and add matrices. Determinant, transpose, Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors. 4) It can make a table of the values of any function you care to enter. You can choose the starting x value of the table, as well as how much x increases for each successive row.5) Triangle solver. Enter three sides, two sides and an angle, or two angles and a side, and the solver calculates the rest.6) Polynomial solvers. Find roots of linear, quadratic, or cubic polynomials.7) The reference hits the high points of the following subjects:algebra, calculus, geometry, trigonometry, vectors, vector calculus, and classical mechanics. So if you need a reminder of a trig identity . . . or the quadratic formula . . . or the chain rule from calculus . . . and so on, it's right there for you.8) A unit converter. Your data are in meters, and you need an answer in feet? No problem! With a tap, you can enter the result of your conversion into the calculator. Currently converts different units of the following: acceleration, angle, area, density, distance, energy, force, mass, power, pressure, speed, temperature, time, and volume. Great for physics problem sets! You can also define your own units.9) Constants for scientific calculations -- speed of light, strength of gravity at Earth's surface, etc. etc. etc. Tapping on a constant will insert it into your calculation -- i.e, you don't have to key in the value. Again, great for physics problem sets!10) Works on both iPhone and iPad.'This app costs $2.99Quick Graph: Your Scientific Graphing Calculator App for iOS
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=910939
'Quick Graph is the best graphic calculator available on the AppStore! It is a powerful, high quality, graphic calculator that takes full advantage of the multitouch display and the powerful graphic capabilities of the iPad and iPhone, both in 2D and 3D. A simple, yet intuitive interface that makes it easy to enter and/or edit equations and visualize them in mathematical notation. It's capable of displaying explicit and implicit (opt) equations as well as inequalities (opt) in both 2D and 3D, in all standard coordinate systems: cartesian, polar, spherical and cylindrical, all with amazing speed and beautiful results, which can be copied, emailed or saved to the photo library.״It's ok to write yet another graphing app, so long as it is the best one. And this is״-- Review by RightyC1Please keep in mind that in this version, you now have to specify y=, x=, z= and so on, whenever you want to plot an equation.The advanced feature set gives you access to some of the new features, such as implicit graphs and tracing. You need to specify the dependent variable now, since just typing "x^2" without the y=, will assume the expression to be "x^2=0" and will try to plot it as an implicit graph.Up to 6 equations can be visualized simultaneously, in both 2D and 3D modes, this limitation can be removed by purchasing the advanced feature set. All the features from the original application are present and will remain free.It also includes an evaluate feature, to evaluate equations at specific points, as well as a library where you can store commonly used equations.Features:- VGA Output (available with the advanced features package. iPhone 4, 4th gen iPod, and iPad only)- 2D - 3D equation plotting.- Library for commonly used equations.- Wireframe and solid visualization.- Support for cartesian, polar, cylindrical and spherical coordinate systems.- Pinch to zoom.- Drag to rotate - move.- Swipe to delete equations from the equation list.- Shake to reset view to original state, or to clear entry fields.- Double tap to change visualization modes.- Enhanced 2D mode for great hi-res graphics.- Adaptive 2D algorithms.- Enhanced 3D mode with better graphics.- In-app email so you can share graphics and equations.- Save to photo library.- Copy to clipboard.- Enhanced equation visualization.- Hyperbolic and Inverse functions.- New functions such as Min, Max, if.- Interactive expression evaluation.- Optionally you can unlock implicit graphs, inequalities and other advanced features (via in-app purchase).- Turn graphs on/offThe optional advanced feature set includes:- VGA Out- 2D tracing.- 2D and 3D implicit graphs.- 2D and 3D inequalities.- Independent 2D zoom- Roots and Intersections (2D)- Value Table- More features to come!'This is a free appDataAnalysis App for iPad
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=910940
'DataAnalysis is a general purpose iPad App for the plotting and fitting of all types of data that can be formulated as x,y pairs. The program can be used easily by both students and professionals. It is particularly useful for quick analyses of various types of data by curve fitting, value prediction via a standard curve, and analysis of kinetic data including enzyme kinetics.Data can be entered directly via the keyboard or imported from the Mail App as a text file (.txt), and comma separated value file (.csv). In addition, data can be imported via drag and drop within iTunes. Data files in txt, csv and native formats can be imported directly from Dropbox.After data entry the user has the option to average, baseline correct, and/or normalize the data before plotting and fitting.Plotting of the data is as simple as pressing the Plot button. The axes are autoscaled and the graph is immediately ready to add to a document or presentation. The user has a variety of options to customize the graph by altering the axes, axes labels, graph title, and changing the symbol, its size and color.The data can be fit to a variety of mathematical equations by non-linear regression including simple functions such as linear, 2nd and 3th order polynomials, power, exponential, log functions. Data can also be fit to more complex equations for such processes as radioactive decay, enzyme kinetics, 1st and 2nd order chemical reactions, as well as gaussian, logistics and surge functions. The fit can be overlaid on the data with different line widths, types and thicknesses.For many analytical situations, the data fit can be used as a standard curve to determine the value of unknowns. This analytical procedure is completely automated within DataAnalysis.The program output, graphics and text, can be copied, emailed, or uploaded to Dropbox in a variety of formats including PDF, PNG and TXT. The graphics in PDF format can be edited with programs like Adobe Illustrator™ as objects.DataAnalysis also supports multitasking and printing of input data as well as all forms of output.DataAnalysis has built in tool tips, comprehensive web based instructions and how-to videos available via the Help Menu.'This is a free appJumbo Calculator App for iPad
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=910609
'Jumbo Calculator is the super simple large-buttoned calculator for everyone, ages 2-92*. While sadly you can't feel the exquisite texture of its large plastic buttons (and the included solar panel doesn't actually charge your battery), Jumbo Calculator succeeds at its main purposes: adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing. One size fits all.Features:· Easy to read and find buttons (you might be able to touch type on a touchscreen).· Retina graphics for iPad with Retina Display.· Simple gestures for backspace (swipe the calculator screen) and copy & paste (double tap).· A smaller version of the calculator in landscape for when you're just too tired to stretch your fingers.· VoiceOver support for blind and low-vision users.· Full support for entry via a Bluetooth keyboard, including ⌘C for copy and ⌘V for paste.'This app would be very helpful for those who are visually impaired.This is a free app