# WAY COOL MATH - Thinking Mathematics!

5 Pages · 2012 · 834 KB · English

WAY COOL MATH CURIOUS MATHEMATICS FOR FUN AND JOY run through a proof of why the observation works. (And then explain – slowly - how to use it!)

WAY COOL MATH CURIOUS MATHEMATICS FOR FUN AND JOY The second of a new Math Letter series! MAY 2012 Welcome to the second Cool Math Letter from the nation’s capital. Lots of fun for students, mathematicians, teachers, and general math enthusiasts. (How many sets of people is that?) PROMOTIONAL CORNER: Have you an event, a workshop, a website, some materials you would like to share with the world? Let me know! If the work is about deep and joyous and real mathematical doing, I would be delighted to mention it here. SUMMER INSTITUTE: The Boston Math Circle, www.themathcircle.org , holds its 5th annual Math Circle Teacher Training Institute July 8–14 on the Notre Dame campus in South Bend, Indiana. Innovative, refreshing, eye-opening and spectacular! Applications welcome. MATHPICKLE: Check out Gordon Hamilton’s truly fabulous www.mathpickle.com . Curricular puzzle books, wonderful videos, and million dollar questions each worth – you guessed it – a million \$\$s! COOL BOOK: Robin Padron’s HOW TO HOMESCHOOL MATH-Even if you hate fractions is so worth the read, even for teachers! An illuminating perspective on the K-12 curriculum we teach. © James Tanton 2012 www.jamestanton.com A PUZZLER: Here’s a classic. PLAYING WITH NUMBERS: Write the numbers 1 though 10 on the board. Pick any two numbers, erase them, and replace them with the single number given by their sum plus their product. (So, if you choose to erase the numbers a and b, replace them with a b ab+ + .) You now have nine numbers on the board. Do this again: Pick any two numbers, erase them, and replace them with their sum plus

### Worksheet # 1 Name - Math tutorials, resources, help

2 Pages · 2007 · 18 KB · English

Worksheet # 1 Name: http://math.about.com Score: /20 2 Digit Addition Without Regrouping (Use the number line to help you.) 01 23 456 78 9 10 1. 89 10 99 +

### Scripting Screenplays: An Idea for Integrating Writing, Reading, Thinking, and Media Literacy

7 Pages · 2008 · 410 KB ·

sion of Michael Crichton's Jurassic Park) or a television show dents to spend time reading or writing is . avenue of expression with which to ex-.

### Mathematical Teaching Strategies: Pathways to Critical Thinking and Metacognition

12 Pages · 2016 · 394 KB · English

When teaching mathematics, critical thinking skills can be used, practiced and enhanced by effective cognitive methods. Critical thinking can enhance creative problem solving options by encouraging students to seek new Corresponding Author: Dr. Hui Fang Huang "Angie" Su, [email protected]

### A theory of normative thinking

256 Pages · 2017 · 1.34 MB · English

but not among psychopaths and children with psychopathic tendencies (Blair, 1995,. 1997). The moral/conventional task provides the most compelling evidence in favor of the idea that the distinction between moral and nonmoral domains is psychologically robust. Based on this experimental support,

### Scholastic Math Inventory Software Manual

22 Pages · 2013 · 599 KB ·

MATH INVENTORY, SCHOLASTIC READING COUNTS! FASTT MATH, and . navigation with a keyboard instead of a mouse by using the Tab key.

### Motivation of Middle School Mathematics Students

28 Pages · 2007 · 130 KB · English

Motivating Middle School Mathematics Students Vicki Sorensen Lincoln, Nebraska A report on an action research project submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements

### Free Printable Math Worksheets: Division FACTS

25 Pages · 2011 · 131 KB · English

Free Printable Math Worksheets: Division FACTS Page 1 of 25 Free Math Help Online – Interactive Online and/or Printable Math Worksheets

### MATH 121 - College Algebra (4 units) Topic Compliance with

3 Pages · 2007 · 114 KB · English

6/20/02 1 MATH 121 §3 College Algebra Department of Mathematics and Computing understanding of the multiplication, division and factoring of polynomials.

### thinking outside the toolbox

18 Pages · 2012 · 179 KB · English

ainstream analytic metaphysics has … become almost entirely a priori' (Ladyman and. Ross 2007 useful to the development of particle physics that the theory of Lie groups was largely completed by the .. the requirement that the axiomatization be performed in a specified language (Lewis ibid., 367

### Harvey Mudd College Math Tutorial: The First Derivative: Maxima

3 Pages · 2000 · 66 KB · English

Harvey Mudd College Math Tutorial: The First Derivative: Maxima and Minima Consider the function f(x) = 3x4 4x3 12x2 + 3 on the interval [ 2;3]. We cannot nd regions