Welcome to the 13th edition of the Mathematics and Multimedia blog carnival.
Before we begin the carnival, let’s have some trivia about the number thirteen:
- The fear of thirteen is called triskaidekaphobia.
- Thirteen is the number of stripes in the US flag.
- The number of characters in E Pluribus Unum
- The number of Archimedean Solids
- The atomic number of Aluminum.
Romeo Vitelli give an excellent account of the life and works of the brilliant Kurt Godel in Deconstructing Godel posted at Providentia.
vmathtutor presents an ‘almost prime number’ generator in A remarkable quadratic polynomial posted at Virtual Math Tutor.
Erlina Ronda discusses Counting Principles, Pascal’s Triangles, and Powers of 2 posted at Mathematics for Teaching
Earl Samuelson has explanations and notes about Integration – Surface Areas & Volumes of Revolution posted at samuelson mathxp.
Jennifer Bardsley shares her experience about constructivist’s approach in teaching math in her article titled Math posted at Teaching My Baby To Read.
Chris Solomon shares about Creative Problem Solving Tools and Technique (Part 1/2) posted at Jazz Presentation.
David Wees has a great series on Math in the Real World.
Are you sending your child to Kumon? If you do, you may want to read Caroline Mikusa’s Kumon: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.
You may check out my other blogs:
- Blogineering – our new blogging tutorial site
- GeoGebra Applet Central – a blog dedicated for displaying GeoGebra Applets
- School of Freebies – A blog about everything free on the net
That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of Mathematics and Multimedia blog carnival using our carnival submission form. The next edition will be posted at Mathematics, Learning and Web 2.0. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.