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Gauss-Kronrod Integration is an adaptation of Gaussian quadrature used on some graphing calculators. This Java applet outlines the mathematical computations involved and visually demonstrates the process the calculator uses to evaluate the integral.
A Developers' Area article on the use of Java Sketchpad to construct and publish interactive Web pages.
A mathlet to explore approximation of the definite integral by Riemann sums
Two applets for giving students some hands-on practice with cycle notation and composition of permutations.
This utility uses the free Flash player plug-in resident in most browsers to allow the user to plot a parametrically defined surface on a customized scale and dynamically rotate the three-dimensional picture.

An article on the use of technology to stimulate mathematical thinking even by the least likely students

This mathlet simulates a predator-prey system of foxes and rabbits over time.
List of members of Loci editorial board, all areas, with e-mail links
A Biological ESTEEM module in the Developmental Biology Category. This Excel workbook illustrates a number of allometric equations in animal growth.
A preparatory module for problem-solving in physics and calculus that covers systems of units, dimensional analysis, significant figures, estimation, and orders of magnitude

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