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The changing face of mathematics

Posted by: Gary Ernest Davis on: December 15, 2009

In this post I want to talk about 3 things: The old face of mathematical practices, stemming from Pythagoras. The pain ┬áthe old practices have brought to too many students. The new light that is dawning in mathematical practice. 1. Listen up, Pythagoras is talking! Pythagoras was born on the Greek island of Samos, about […]

TEMATH software

Posted by: Gary Ernest Davis on: December 11, 2009

TEMATH (Tools for Exploring Mathematics) This is a mathematics exploration environment useful for investigating a broad range of mathematical problems. It is freely available software authored by Adam Hausknecht and Robert Kowalczyk at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth TEMATH is effective for solving problems in calculus, pill differential equations, physician linear algebra, numerical analysis, and […]