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    • Thumb image for Technique Demonstration: Oval Action FiguresResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Technique Demonstration: Oval Action Figures

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Visual Arts, History & Culture, Mathematics
      This page from the Sanford Corporation's Create Art site features a demonstration of the technique of drawing figures using oval...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Soccer Problem

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      A soccer player is on a breakaway, dribbling the ball downfield, parallel to a sideline. From where should she shoot to have the...
      Contributor: Brian Ausland
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      NCTM Illuminations- How Many Triangles Can You Construct?

      Grades: 6
      Subjects: Mathematics, Measurement & Geometry
      NCTM Illuminations- How Many Triangles Can You Construct? - These investigations in geometry begins with an open-ended question ...
      Contributor: CTAP Region 4
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      Transformations and Frieze Patterns

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics, Geometry, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Measurement & Geometry
      In two lessons, this unit will introduce students to the world of symmetry and rotation in figures and patterns. Students learn ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      English Attack on the Longitude Problem

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, History-Social Science, Mathematics, Measurement & Geometry
      This article, from the Illuminations-reviewed History of Mathematics Archive, discusses how English mathematicians, in the middl...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Virtual Polyhedra

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics, Geometry
      This resource created by George Hart, reviewed for grades 9-12 by Illuminations, is an online encyclopedia of polyhedra. The sit...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Logical Art and the Art of Logic

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Philosophy, Mathematics, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Measurement & Geometry
      This resource, from Guenter Albrecht-Buehler of Northwestern University, features a collection of information on pentominoes, th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Human Body

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Mathematics, Measurement & Geometry
      This resource, from GoldenNumber.net, offers information about how the human body illustrates the Golden Section or Divine Propo...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Things Impossible

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Calculus, Functions, Algebra & Functions, Geometry and 3 additional..
      On this page from the Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles Web site, the idea of math trickery and the question of im...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      On Top of the World

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Algebra & Functions, Geometry, Mathematics
      If you were standing on the top of Mount Everest, how far would you be able to see to the horizon? In this lesson, students will...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Describing Rotations

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students learn how to describe rotations of a figure. They then use...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Chickscope 1.5: Explore: EggMath: The Shape of an EggResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Chickscope 1.5: Explore: EggMath: The Shape of an Egg

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Geometry, Mathematics
      This activity from Chickscope is a part of the EggMath site which looks at the mathematics of eggs. In this module, students loo...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Describing Reflections

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students learn how reflections work and what happens when two or mo...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Soda Cans

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      This student interactive, from an Illuminations lesson, allows students to explore what happens to soda cans when the cans at th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Hospital Locator

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      In this Illuminations lesson, students begin with a problem in a real-world context to motivate the need to construct circumcent...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Symmetries I: Conclusions

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students reflect on what they have learned in the previous lessons....
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Symmetries II

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics
      In this unit of four lessons, from Illuminations, students use Java applets to investigate reflection, mirror, or bilateral symm...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Delta Blocks

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Geometry, Mathematics
      This resource, from Hop s Delta Blocks, provides an overview of delta blocks, which were inspired by M.C. Escher s print Flatwo...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      School-bus Geometry

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Geometry, Mathematics, Measurement & Geometry
      This resource, from the Cynthia Lanius at Rice University, introduces school-bus geometry - an unusual way to measure distance...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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