By Lynn Steen
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In the United States, congressional districts are redrawn every ten years based on changes in population revealed by the census.
In this article we introduce the free educational mathematics software GeoGebra. This open source tool extends concepts of dynamic geometry to the fields of algebra and calculus.
This is an article on Scalable Vector Graphics, a standard format for two dimensional vector graphics. The first part is a gallery of examples that demonstrate a few of the possibilities. The second part breaks down one of the examples in detail.
This Developers' Area article presents a five-step procedure to help authors construct mathlets in Excel. The procedure is demonstrated with a mathlet that shows the tangent line to the graph of a function.
Our purpose in this descriptive, exploratory study is to report on our efforts in conducting a cyber tutoring project that combined two curricular domains ---- mathematics education and engineering education.
The Chebyshev equioscillation theorem is of great importance in polynomial approximation, but is usually omitted from the undergraduate numerical analysis course. Our aim in this paper is to use applets to motivate and illustrate the proof.