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Choosing a College Roommate: How Mu...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 1 year ago | 00:45:27 | 824 views |

This lesson is designed to introduce Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) methodology. Students can apply MCDM to a wide range of real-world decision contexts such as selecting a cellphone plan, choosing a roommate or teammate, deciding...

The Mariner's Compass' rectifier as...

MIT Libraries. Movable Messages in Books: Spinning Wheels, Coded Disks, and Volvelles

Added 1 year ago | 00:00:06 | 2987 views

Andrew Wakely, a mathematician, first published The Mariner’s Compass Rectified in 1694. The book was extremely popular; dozens of editions were printed over the course of nearly a century. The “rectifier,” shown here, is used to “readil...

Sterman Fishbanks Simulation

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Added 1 year ago | 00:03:34 | 664 views

Sterman Fishbanks Simulation

Complex Numbers: Part Imaginary, Bu...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:53:12 | 926 views |

In this BLOSSOMS lesson, Professor Gilbert Strang introduces complex numbers in his inimitably crystal clear style. The class can go from no exposure to complex numbers all the way to Euler’s famous formula and even the Mandelbrot set, ...

Pythagorean Theorem: Geometry's Mos...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:21:37 | 1039 views

This lesson teaches students about the history of the Pythagorean theorem, along with proofs and applications and is geared toward high school Geometry students that have completed a year of Algebra.

Forces and Angles

Forces and Angles

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:20:16 | 1055 views

The goal of this lesson is to assist students to relate the forces acting upon particular objects and the “unseen” resolution of those forces. This lesson includes embedded video clips, animations, diagrams and inquiry-based experiments ...

How Hot Is Hot? Heat versus Tempera...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:17:39 | 744 views

The aim of this lesson is to introduce the concepts of heat and temperature, which many students find confusing. During the lesson, students will be asked to explore and discuss situations where even though the same amount of heat is abs...

Math Prize for Girls presentation by Richard Rusczyk

Math Prize for Girls presentation b...

Math Prize for Girls

Added over 1 year ago | 01:50:38 | 2556 views

Mr. Rusczyk's presentation will begin promptly at 9:30 and will be followed by a question and answer session.

Ecological Tipping Points: When Is ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:28:15 | 882 views

The major goal of this lesson is to provide students with some of the tools they will need to analyze and solve the many complex problems they will face during their lifetimes. In the lesson, students learn to use Flow Charts and Feedbac...

How to Estimate the Value of Pi (En...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:24:09 | 776 views

This lesson is about the estimation of the value of Pi. Based on previous knowledge, the students try to estimate Pi value using different methods, such as: direct physical measurements; a geometric probability model; and computer techno...