# MERLOT Materials

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25-48 of 75 results for Materials Submitted by Kurt Cogswell

#### Interactive Mathematics--Geometry

This site contains an extensive collection of java applets involving goemetry miscellany and puzzles. Written by... see more

Java Sketchpad is a tool for quickly and easily generating interactive applets that demonstrate concepts in plane and/or... see more

#### National Curve Bank

A collection of links to sites that discuss famous curves, as well as a wealth of other mathematical topics. Most are a... see more

#### Net Force

Three vectors (forces) can be independently manipulated, with the net force being computed for each configuration.

#### 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

#### VassarStats: Web Site for Statistical... VassarStats: Web Site for Statistical Computation

VassarStats is a useful and user-friendly tool for performing basic statistical computations.

#### Statistics Every Writer Should Know

This is a site that is meant to explain to writers what statistical data means. However, it is also a simple review, with... see more

#### Group Games

An excellent group theoretic approach to the popular Rubik's cube game.

#### Grapher

Grapher allows the user to enter a function of a single variable with up to three parameters, then vary the parameter... see more

#### Population Changes in a Trout Pond

This site is part of the NCTM's Student i-Math Investigations website. It uses algebra and discrete mathematics to... see more

#### Practice Arithmetic

An applet that continuously generates new arithemetic problems and keeps track of the number solved correctly in a... see more

#### The Standard and General Form of a... The Standard and General Form of a Parabola

This applet requires the user to obtain the standard and general form of a parabola from its graph.

#### UTK Geometry Archive

Large collection of links to geometry sites.

Link to math graphic images and programs.

#### Normal Approximation to the Binomial... Normal Approximation to the Binomial Distribution

This Java applet demonstrates the use of a normal distribution to approximate a binomial distribution. Correction for... see more

#### A Primer on Information Theory

A Primer on Information Theory.

#### A Short Course in Information Theory

A Short Course in Information Theory.

#### An Introduction to Percolation and... An Introduction to Percolation and Many-body Physics by Computer

A nice textual introduction to percolation theory, along with an applet that allows students to investigate the concepts... see more

#### Basics of Information Theory

Basics of Information Theory

#### CAT Scans

An introduction to CAT scans.

#### Centroid

Visual demonstration of existence of centroid of a triangle.

#### Cross ratios and harmonic conjugate... Cross ratios and harmonic conjugate elements

A tutorial on cross ratios and harmonic conjugate elements.

#### Geometry Gallery

A collection of geometry applets.

#### Graphing the Ellipse and Hyperbola... Graphing the Ellipse and Hyperbola (Center at Origin)

This interactive, applet-based site steps the student through the process of identifying an equation as an ellipse or... see more