# Full Member Resources

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### Numerical Approximations to y=e^x (UMAP)

A unit that introduces exponential functions. With completion of this module students will be able to: 1) describe th...

### How to Solve Problems Involving Exponential Functions (UMAP)

This unit shows how to find the formula for an exponential function given a point on its graph and the slope at that ...

### Descriptive Models for Perception of Optical Illusions: Part II (UMAP)

This unit presents experimental determination of the numerical parameter that determines the strength of an illusion,...

### Discretionary Review by the Supreme Court II: Analysis of the Model (UMAP)

This module is a continuation of an analysis of Supreme Court decision-making presented in Part I. The problem is to ...

### The Dynamics of Political Mobilization II: Deductive Consequences and Empirical Application of the Model (UMAP)

This module consists of a framework which is developed to deduce the properties of a mobilization process based on ma...

### General Equilibrium: A Leontief Economic Model (UMAP)

This unit discusses an application leading to large sets of linear simultaneous equations. It also calculates equilib...

### The Growth of Partisan Support II: Model Analytics (UMAP)

This unit investigates mathematical properties of first order quadratic difference equation a) equilibria, b) local s...

### Linear Programming in Two Dimensions: II (UMAP)

With this unit, the student will understand the nature of sensitivity analysis by investigating the ways in which the...

### The Spacetime World: Foundations of Special Relativity Theory (UMAP)

With this unit, the student will be able to: 1) recognize the relative nature of simultaneity, and fundamental implic...

### The Spacetime World: The Minkowski World (UMAP)

With this unit, the student will be able to: 1) recognize the speed of light as the limiting speed of ordinary partic...

### The Spacetime World: Loedel's Spacetime Diagram (UMAP)

With this unit, the student will be able to: 1) relate the Loedel diagram to the required invariance of spacetime int...

### History and Uses of Complex Numbers (UMAP)

This unit presents the history, the algebra, the geometry, and a few uses of complex numbers, including complex squar...

### Orthogonal Projections and Applications in Linear Algebra (UMAP)

This module demonstrates how real applications require orthogonal projections in abstract linear spaces. The material...

### Elementary Cryptology (UMAP)

This module discusses a few of the methods used in earlier times to illustrate the nature of cryptology, then discuss...

### Basic Analysis of Z12 Music Chords (UMAP)

This module teaches how to use the additive group Z12 and a group of musical transformations called the twelve-tone o...

### Geometric Programming (UMAP)

This module presents a simple method of optimization that: 1) tells how much an engineering design would cost before ...

### The Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium (UMAP)

This module uses elementary probability to show how genotypes in a population reach an equilibrium in a single genera...

### Measuring Stream Discharge: A Precalculus Field Exercise (UMAP)

This module consists of a set of four collaborative field-based exercises and labs. All of the materials derive from ...

### Waves and Strong Tides (UMAP)

This module analyzes the motion of water underneath a surface wave in the ocean in order to determine formulas for th...

### Graphs, Digraphs, and Rigidity of Grids (UMAP)

This module studies the rigidity of frameworks made of rigid rods in the plane that are connected by two-dimensional ...

### Pinochle Numbers (UMAP)

This module uses the setting of the card game of pinochle to develop and practice counting techniques, including comb...

### How to Win at Nim (UMAP)

This module uses a variant of the Moore Teaching method to stimulate the students to derive the theory of impartial g...

### The Terminator and Other Geographical Curves (UMAP)

This module seeks to: 1) strengthen students' intuition in multidimensional geometry; 2) consolidate their command of...

### Differentials and Geographical Maps (UMAP)

This module seeks to: 1) strengthen the students' intuition in multidimensional geometry; 2) consolidate their comman...

### Fuzzy Sets (UMAP)

This module explores elementary operations of set theory in a fuzzy setting and examines some applications of fuzzy s...

### Closing in on the Internal Rate of Return (UMAP)

This module describes three iterative methods for solving equations, motivated by the computation of the internal rat...

### Clock Time vs. Sun Time: The Analemma (UMAP)

In this module equations are constructed for the position of the sun in the sky at any time of day, any day of the ye...

### Applications of Geometrical Probability (HiMAP)

Students are encouraged to experiment and estimate when analyzing probability problems, and use their estimates to de...

### Drawing Pictures With One Line (HiMAP)

This unit uses Euler's Theorem and the fascinating one-line drawings of the Malekula people in the South Pacific to d...

### Loads of Codes (HiMAP)

This unit explores the mathematics of protecting and communicating information, through cryptography and digital data...

### UMAP Journal 19.4, Winter 1998

Table of Contents: GUEST EDITORIAL Social Sources for Renewal in Academic Mathematics ARTICLES Modeling the Orga...

### Concepts of Math for Business: Background Mathematics (UMAP)

This unit contains several modules which introduce students to various concepts of math for business. The modules inv...

### Concepts of Math for Business: The Mathematics of Finance (UMAP)

A unit that shows the student how to solve business problems involving percents, to use formulas to solve problems in...

### An Application of Mathematical Groups to Structures of Human Groups (UMAP)

A unit that utilizes mathematical groups in studying structures of human groups. The purpose of this module is to lea...

### Computer Problem Solving (UMAP)

A unit that will enable the student to: 1) explain the concept of algorithm; 2) distinguish algorithms from non-algor...

### Line Reflections in the Cartesian Plane (UMAP)

A unit that involves line reflections in the Cartesian plane. Let f: R2 --> R2 be reflection in the line Ax + By +...

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