# MERLOT Materials

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#### Numbler Free App for iOS

'You’ve played games forming words from letters, but how well can you form equations from numbers?  Numbler is a game... see more

#### Oliver Byrne's Edition of Euclid

Housed with the Digital Mathematics Archive (http://sunsite.ubc.ca/DigitalMathArchive/), this site contains a complete... see more

#### Pi and the Fibonacci Numbers

This site provides descriptions of how pi is evaluated, Gregory's series formula, connections between Fibonacci numbers... see more

#### Platonic Realms

Quoted from the site: "The Platonic Realms Home Page delivers fresh math humor, quotes, historical notes, and... see more

#### Polynomial Regression

This application will calculate the best fit of a set of data arranged as {x,y} pairs to a polynomial of any order, up to... see more

#### Ratio, Proportion and Percent... Ratio, Proportion and Percent Contextualized for Energy

This lesson is a contextualized math modules for the Integrated Energy and Process Technology faculty. The modules are... see more

#### Sliding Piece Puzzle

The Sliding Piece Puzzle is quite popular, the rules are simple but it requires deep thought. The object is to move the... see more

#### StAIR - Percent Problems

This StAIR activity was created to help students learn to work with percents in real life situations: discounts, sales... see more

#### Thales' Circle

Thales' Theorem: A triangle inscribed in a semicircle is right.

#### The Diamond 16 Puzzle

In solving this puzzle, you permute rows, columns, and quadrants in a 4x4 array of 2-color tiles to make a variety of... see more

#### The Glossary of Mathematical Mistakes

Includes archive and mistake of the month.

#### The History of Computing Project

This site offers a detailed chronology on the history of computing

#### The Math Dude Quick and Dirty Tips to... The Math Dude Quick and Dirty Tips to Make Math Easier

This site provides links to 109 podcasts. 'The Math Dude makes understanding math easier and more fun than your teachers... see more

#### The Most Common Errors in... The Most Common Errors in Undergraduate Mathematics

This web page describes the errors that I have seen most frequently in undergraduate mathematics, the likely causes of... see more

#### Touch Pythagoras App for Android

Touch Pythagoras: The Pythagorean Theorem Interactive. You can change the lengths of the legs (dragging). You can change... see more

#### Tower of Hanoi

Java Applet for the Towers of Hanoi

#### Uncertainty Calculator

An online (downloadable) calculator which carries uncertainties through calculations and mathematical operations. A... see more

#### Undusting Napier's Bones

This site describes John Napier's life and works and, in particular, his invention known as Napier's Bones. A Java applet... see more

#### WeBWorK

'WeBWorK is an open-source online homework system for math and science courses. WeBWorK is supported by the MAA and the... see more

#### Wolfram Demonstrations... Wolfram Demonstrations Project--Puzzles

The Wolfram Demonstrations Project--Puzzles is an open-code resource that uses dynamic computation to illuminate puzzles.... see more

#### World of Mathematics--Recreational... World of Mathematics--Recreational Mathematics

This is a sub-page of the large and comprehensive Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics site which is separately reviewed... see more

#### Calendars through the Ages

A history of the development of calendars throughout the ages.   This exhibit is a public service of the Institute for... see more

#### Exponential Growth: A Detailed Look

College Algebra or Liberal Arts math students are presented with a ConcepTest and a write-pair-share activity involving... see more

#### Fastest-Growing States? Population... Fastest-Growing States? Population Surprises

College Algebra or Liberal Arts math students are presented with a Question of the Day and a write-pair-share activity... see more