Explora. Biography in Context. Math: Khan Academy. Beautiful Mathematical GIFs Will Mesmerize You. Digital artist and physics PhD student Dave Whyte is dazzling our computer screens with his mesmerizing GIFs that are the perfect marriage of mathematics and art.
And we can’t stop watching them. Whyte shares his brilliant, procrastination-fueling creations on an almost daily basis on his Tumblr account, Bees & Bombs. Whyte studies the physics of foam and told Colossal that his first geometric GIFs riffed on computational modules that he was exploring as an undergraduate student. To create his eye catching animations, Whyte uses a programming language called Processing. Check some of them out here (caution: may induce serious time wasting): [Via Colossal, io9 and Bees & Bombs] 21 GIFs That Explain Mathematical Concepts. “Let's face it; by and large math is not easy, but that's what makes it so rewarding when you conquer a problem, and reach new heights of understanding.”
Danica McKellar As we usher in the start of a new school year, it’s time to hit the ground running in your classes! Math can be pretty tough, but since it is the language in which scientists interpret the Universe, there’s really no getting around learning it. Check out these gifs that will help you visualize some tricky aspects of math, so you can dominate your exams this year. Ellipse: Via: giphy Solving Pascal triangles: Via: Hersfold via Wikimedia Commons Use FOIL to easily multiply binomials:
Math Study Guides - SparkNotes.
Basic study guide for many math concepts. – nda_librarian
Sing About Science & Math » Homepage.
Search an extensive collection of clever tunes that teach science and math concepts. – nda_librarian
Print graph paper for your homework needs. – nda_librarian
Platonic Realms Home Page. MathFiction Homepage. A list compiled by Alex Kasman (College of Charleston) The Mathematical Fiction Homepage is my attempt to collect information about all significant references to mathematics in fiction.
A listing of fictional books containing mathematic themes. – nda_librarian
You can see the entire list (sorted by author, title or publication date).
You can browse through the database to find your favorite genre, topic, motif or medium. If you've got more specific criteria in mind, try our search page. If you've been here before and just want to see what's been added recently, look at our listing of new/recently modified entries. For more information about this site, click here. (Maintained by Alex Kasman, College of Charleston) Mathematics in Movies.
A collection of movie clips in which Mathematics appears. – nda_librarian
MathMol provides K-13 students and teachers with basic concepts in mathematics and their connection to molecular modeling. – nda_librarian
Math247. Math in Daily Life. When you buy a car, follow a recipe, or decorate your home, you're using math principles.
Ever question, “When will I use this stuff?” This website shows real- life examples of math in action in your daily life. – nda_librarian
People have been using these same principles for thousands of years, across countries and continents.
Whether you're sailing a boat off the coast of Japan or building a house in Peru, you're using math to get things done. How can math be so universal? First, human beings didn't invent math concepts; we discovered them. Also, the language of math is numbers, not English or German or Russian. Join us as we explore how math can help us in our daily lives. Ready to get started? Hitting the Target - Learning Angles Through Sports (Key Stage 2) University Library Historical Monographs Collection.
A collection of selected monographs with expired copyrights chosen from the mathematics field. – nda_librarian
Women Mathematicians, Sponsored by Agnes Scott College. Welcome to the web site for biographies of women in mathematics.
Click on the image to go to the profile of that woman. We also welcome contributions of biographical information or essays from those outside Agnes Scott College. Did you know? The AWM Research Symposium 2015 will be held at the University of Maryland, College Park, April 11-12, 2015. AWM Biographies Contest Agnes Scott College, founded in 1889, is a private liberal arts college for women in Decatur, a part of Atlanta, Georgia.