May 19 2022
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Pythagoras’ theorem - faded worked examples
Faded worked examples for Pythagoras' theorem - one set for finding the hypotenuse and one for finding a shorter side.
What a Math Party Game Tells Us About Graph Theory
Play this simple math game with your friends to gain insights into fundamental principles of graph theory.
Area of a parallelogram
Deriving the area of a parallelogram.
Area of a Rhombus - Brzezinski
Deriving the area of a rhombus.
Area of a trapezium from a parallelogram
Deriving the area of a trapezium using knowledge of parallelograms.
Algebra Tiles operating theatre
Two operating theatres based on the work of Lorraine Day, Algebra Tiles Australia.
Balancing Scales To Solve Equations
Predict the number of blocks you need to equal the weight of one bag and then test your theory.
Algebra Balance Equations
Solve simple linear equations using a balance beam representation.
What is a radian?
A visualisation of the radian measure.
Sector of a circle
Show the sector of a circle as a fraction, with a simplified fraction option.
Drawing 3D Objects
Draw two-dimensional representations of three-dimensional objects.
Problem of the Week CEMC
The Problem of the Week is designed to provide students with an ongoing opportunity to solve mathematical problems.
Large factorials and the use of Stirling's Approximation. Featuring Professor Ken McLaughlin.
Ancient trick to make a magic square
Ancient Chinese mathematicians developed a clever method to make magic squares, the Lo Shu method, a technique that is even inspiring current research to make solar panels more efficient.
Two Candles, One Cake
A probability and modelling question.
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