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Three glass puzzle

An old puzzle implemented in JavaScript. Several research question are asked about the puzzle, a couple of question are... see more

Escher Web Sketch

Drawing program which transforms into symmetrical repeating patterns.

Adding apples oranges and pears

To calculate the value of apple, orange, pear from 3 purchases. About mental arithmetic, with a pre-algebra tool... see more

Amortization Calculator

This is a very simple and effective amortization calculator and is useful in analyzing mortgage rates and interest... see more

Coloring Multiples in Pascal's... Coloring Multiples in Pascal's Triangle

This site allows the user to explore patterns in Pascal's Triangle through row #15 based on selected divisors.

Culturally Situated Design Tools

This site makes possible interactive exploration of the mathematics involved in some aspects of African and Native... see more

Famous Curves (Math)

Interactive exporation of famous curves in the history of Math

Fractal

Draws fractals and Mandelbrot sets.

Josephus Flavius Problem

Solve or watch being solved the Josephus Flavius problem. Count heads in order to survive

Leonardo: Interactive Virtual Science... Leonardo: Interactive Virtual Science Museum

A very large collection of applets by various authors.

Magic Squares

Simulation of the puzzle presented at: http://forum.swarthmore.edu/activities/octactivity.html

Manipula Math - Miscellaneous

Manipula Math - Miscellaneous is a collection of 39 applets that are not included in the various Manipula Math... see more

Pascal's Triangle

This applet allows the user to explore the patterns in Pascal's Triangle using multiples of 2, 3, 4, primes and 1(mod 3).

The Hot Game of Nim

This is the May 2001 version of Alexander Bogomolny's "Cut The Knot!" column. It discusses the game of Nim and variants.... see more

The Russian Abacus

The abacus is an ancient tool used for counting, with theRussian version being specifically designed for counting rubles... see more

Traffic Jam

Simulates the Traffic Jam game described at http://forum.swarthmore.edu/activities/septactivity.html

Virtual Manipulatives

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Wythoff's Nim

Wythoff?s Nim is a sub-page of Alexander Bogomolny?s Cut The Knot! site reviewed elsewhere in MERLOT; in particular, it... see more

Manipula Math with Java

The material presented in the following pages are for middle school students, high school students, college students, and... see more

A series of tutorials on basic measurement theory, including such topics as experimental errors, measurement, accuracy... see more

Base Converter

A JavaScript to convert numbers between several bases: binary, ternary, hexadecimal, decimal, octal, quintal

Compvter Romanvs

Official Calculator of the Roman Empire

Escher and the Droste Effect

The goal of this site is to visualize the mathematical structure behind M.C. Escher's picture called "Print Gallery"... see more

Fibonacci Chain

Applet demonstrates the Fibonacci chain as analogon to a 1-dimensional "quasicrystal".