# MERLOT Materials

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#### A small effect size can make a large... A small effect size can make a large difference

This applet demonstrates that even a "small" effect can be important under some circumstances. Applicants from two groups... see more

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

#### 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

#### Algebra Balance Scales

A virtual manipulative to help students balnce linear equations in one variable.

#### An Interactive Proof of Pythagoras'... An Interactive Proof of Pythagoras' theorem

This site contains an interactive applet that shows a step-by-step graphic proof of the Pythagoras' theorem.

#### Base Converter

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

#### Binomial Distribution

Marbles bounce down an array of pegs. The resulting binomial distribution is displayed graphically in real time. A... see more

#### Blood Groups Applet

Students randomly sample individuals from three different ethnic groups and record their ABO blood types. Students then... see more

#### Buffon's Problems

This resource introduces Buffon’s Coin Problem and Buffon’s Need Problem and provides applets to help illustrate the... see more

#### Bungee Jumping

Differential Equations visualization tool

#### Central Limit Theorem

This applet demonstrates the central limit theorem using simulated dice-rolling experiments. An "experiment" consists of... see more

#### Centroid

Visual demonstration of existence of centroid of a triangle.

#### Coastline (Mathematics, Fractals)

Includes teacher generated activities. A section of the coast line is randomly given an angle (two lines), resulting in a... see more

#### Common Tangents of 3 Circles

Illustrates the relationship between exterior common tangents of 3 cirlces.

#### Computing Pi

The Greek mathematician Archimedes approximated pi by inscribing and circumscribing polygons about a circle and... see more

#### Compvter Romanvs

Official Calculator of the Roman Empire

#### Contingency Tables

This applet simulates experiments using 2 x 2 contingency tables. You specify the population proportions and the sample... see more

#### Curved Spaces

Curved Spaces is a flight simulator for multiconnected universes. Such toy universes are the 3D analog of the torus and... see more

#### DecisionTree.xls

Constructs a decision tree and indicates the optimal choices. Includes two kinds of branches: probability and choice.

#### DESSolver: Ordinary Differential... DESSolver: Ordinary Differential Equation System Solver

This site provides a Java applet that graphs approximate solutions to ODE's using various methods: Runge-Kutta, Euler,... see more

#### dfield and pplane

dfield and pplane are tools to plot direction fields and phase plane portraits of ordinary differential equations.... see more

#### Dotplot Summaries

This applet allows users to generate dotplots by clicking the resample button and then guess the mean, median, standard... see more

#### 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

#### ExploreScience.com

Interactive learning resources designed to facilitate both the teaching and learning of science. Instructors can create... see more