Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MDM4U, MAP4C
Is the Body Mass Index (BMI) really that useful if it says people like Brad Pitt are considered overweight? In fact, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is actually obese according to the BMI. Here's another adjusted measure. This could be used for teaching order of operations in Gr 7 or Gr8. Just sayin
Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8
The second set has Linear Functions, Quadrilaterals, Logarithmic Functions and Sampling Distributions
Curriculum Tags: MFM1P, MPM1D, MFM2P, MPM2D, MHF4U, MDM4U
Want to develop the value of Pi using Archimedes Principle of Exhaustion? Who doesn't? You can do it here at the Nova site with a handy dandy interactive applet. While you are there check out their other applets for math and science as well as full episodes of Nova.
Curriculum Tags: Gr8
Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MAP4C, MDM4U
In the Numberphile post below you may have noticed that there are some limit expressions. These were produced by an online LaTeX equation editor that lets you create equations and then paste HTML code into your web pages (or images into your documents). A useful thing if you have ever needed to put math in a webpage
Curriculum Tags: All
and (and others).
Curriculum Tags: MCV4U
Here is a nice image to talk about both bad math and rates
Curriculum Tags: Gr7, Gr8, MPM1D, MFM1P
And another in the Watermelon Series: