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#### Integration and Automation of... Integration and Automation of Manufacturing Systems

The focus of this work is to develop fully integrated systems using Linux. The books covers topics such as servers, C... see more

#### pH Scale

Test the pH of things like coffee, spit, and soap to determine whether each is acidic, basic, or neutral. Visualize the... see more

#### Educational App Development Toolkit... Educational App Development Toolkit for Teachers and Learners

The Educational App Development Toolkit for Teachers and Learners is designed to introduce the basic and some... see more

#### Introduction to Computer Science... Introduction to Computer Science using Java

Created by Professor Bradley Kjell from the Computer Science Department at Central Connecticut State University, this... see more

#### 3D Transmographer

Build your own polygon and transform it in the Cartesian coordinate system. Experiment with reflections across any line,... see more

#### Angles

Practice your knowledge of acute, obtuse, and alternate angles. Also, practice relationships between angles - vertical,... see more

#### Caesar Cipher

Create your own affine cipher for encoding and decoding messages. Input your own constant and multiplier, then input a... see more

#### Cells and Walls

Using toothpicks, straws, or tubes of rolled up newspaper, learners create 3-dimensional models to illustrate the basic... see more

#### Conic Flyer

Manipulate different types of conic section equations on a coordinate plane using slider bars. Learn how each constant... see more

#### Cross Section Flyer

Explore cross sections of different geometric solids: cone, double cone, cylinder, pyramid, and prism. Manipulate the... see more

#### Equivalent Fractions Pointer

Visually represent two unique fractions that are equivalent to a given fraction. The fractional value is shown on a... see more

#### Fire Assessment

Learn about estimation through modeling of a forest fire. This activity allows the user to burn a virtual forest, then... see more

#### Fraction Finder

Determine the value of two given fractions represented as points on a number line. Then find a fraction whose value is... see more

#### Linear Function Machine

Students investigate linear functions by trying to guess the slope and intercept from inputs and outputs. Linear Function... see more

#### Linear Inequalities

Students create linear inequalities and systems of linear inequalities on a coordinate plane. This is like a graphing... see more

#### Maze Game

Investigate the Cartesian coordinate system by directing a robot through a mine field laid out on the plane. Maze Game is... see more

#### Pattern Generator

Recognize patterns in a series of shapes, numbers, or letters. After determining the pattern, the student fills in the... see more

#### Prescriptive systems' modeling &... Prescriptive systems' modeling & simulation resources

Extensive compendium of websites, categorized into general resources, journal websites, societies and organizations, and... see more

#### The Travelling Salesman's Problem

This applet tests the simulated annealing algorithm to solve the travelling salesman's problem. The user finds a route... see more

#### Julia Sets

Enter a complex value for "c" in the form of an ordered pair of real numbers. The applet draws the fractal Julia set for... see more

#### Computers and Computational... Computers and Computational Statistics

This site presents statistical concepts and tests as they are applied and implemented on commercial software packages... see more

#### Passion for Pixels

In this technology activity, learners explore digital imaging and pixels. Learners "transmit" an image to a partner by... see more

#### Treasure Hunt: Finite-State Automata

In this computer science activity about finite-state automaton (on page 45 of the PDF), learners use a map and choose... see more

#### Venn Diagrams

Classify various objects into categories in a Venn Diagram. Learn how categories in Venn Diagrams work. Venn Diagrams is... see more