# MERLOT Materials

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25-48 of 108 results for discipline "Mathematics and Statistics"

#### Numerical Integration Applet

Demonstrates integration by fitting polygons under a curve.

#### Linear Graphing Utility

This is  a simple Flash based application that can be used to help you present graphing concepts while using the... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Average Speed... Animation Tutor - Average Speed (college mathematics)

Uses average speed as an example of a weighted average problem. Multiple representations illustrate the constraint that... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Catch Up (college... Animation Tutor - Catch Up (college mathematics)

Includes problems in which one person catches another by traveling at a constant speed or a constant acceleration.... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Chemical Kinetics... Animation Tutor - Chemical Kinetics (college mathematics)

Presents two concepts that are fundamental to calculus (area under a curve and a tangent to a curve) within a scientific... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Dimensional ... Animation Tutor - Dimensional Thinking (college mathematics)

Demonstrates through object manipulation that proportional reasoning applies to perimeter but does not apply to areas and... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Leaky Tanks... Animation Tutor - Leaky Tanks (college mathematics)

Demonstrates how a simple (no leak) solution can be adapted to solve more complex problems in which there is a bottom... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Population Growth... Animation Tutor - Population Growth (college mathematics)

Requires estimating and adjusting parameters to improve goodness-of-fit of linear and exponential models of population... see more

#### Animation Tutor - Task Completion... Animation Tutor - Task Completion (college mathematics)

Illustrates how the same equation applies across a variety of problems that differ in story content. Shows different... see more

#### ANOVA Visualization Tool

This is an applet that is designed to help students understand the features and factors of one- and two-way ANOVA... see more

#### Domain and Range Visualizations

This set of animations depicts the domain and range in a number of piece-wise functions. The animated gifs play in a... see more

#### Euclid, "The Elements," Books I-IV

A clear, graphical walk-through of Euclid's "Elements", books I-IV. The site also includes explanations of the... see more

#### Exploring Parabolas (JavaSketchpad)

The activity offers an opportunity to explore the properties of parabolas through a geometric perspective within your... see more

#### fractals & chaos

This site has an intriguingly facinating visuals and motion graphics that fully illustrate fractals and chaos theory in... see more

#### JavaView Cycloid Curves

This site provides a very nice animation of a generalized cycloid curve with several adjustable parameters.

#### Logger

This is a game with the same rules as "Frogger" but one must jump on the log that is equivalent (using the rules of... see more

#### Math :: conic sections :: parabola

By means of three spin buttons, the user specifies the parameters of a parabola: the quadratic- and linear-term... see more

#### Math: conic sections; eccentricity

By means of four spin buttons, the user specifies the directrix, the focus and the eccentricity for a conic section; an... see more

#### Mathlets: Parametric Curves and... Mathlets: Parametric Curves and Surfaces

This is a collection of animations that interactively demonstrates 2D and 3D parametric curves, the tangent and normal... see more

#### Order of Operations STAIR (Powerpoint... Order of Operations STAIR (Powerpoint Show)

This is a stand alone instructional resource to teach students about the order of operations in mathematics. It can be... see more

#### Polynomial & Rational Function... Polynomial & Rational Function Gallery

This site consists of a gallery of demos for illustrating selected families of polynomials and rational functions. These... see more

#### Probability Plotter / Calculator

Probability plotter and calculator allows students to explore different distributions and their relationships. ... see more

#### Scale Factor

Explore the relationship between two shapes as the scale factor changes.

#### Taguchi Loss Function

An animation and short description of the Taguchi Loss Function.