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The Fundamentals of Flight
Four fundamental forces affect the flight of an aircraft:
• lift,
• weight,
• thru...

Table of Contents:
Editorial
STEM the Tide?
Modeling Reality Check
When Will a Soda Can Balance?
A...

Introduction
In a recentGuest Editorial [Gordon 2013], I presented the case for changing
the focus of existing co...

Abstract
We examine a novel variation of the classic cylindrical can optimization
problem encountered in almost e...

Abstract
We investigate the optimal amount of liquid to place in a container, such
as a soda can or cup of coffee...

Introduction
Have you seen the party trick where a soft drink can balances on its
edge? The bottom edge of a stan...

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From the Editor's Desk: Candles in the Winds
Geometer's Corner: Angle Bisectors
Henry's ...

In the fall, raking leaves is a major
chore in many households. Leaves
must be gotten off the ground and,
typic...

In this Pull Out students use statistics to analyze a subset of data from the Infant Growth Study with the goal of di...

This article will use this
form and some of the vector
algebra that is taught in an upper
level pre-calculus co...

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Guest Editorial
Cyber Modeling: Full of Challenges
ICM Modeling Forum
Results of the ...

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Publisher's Editorial
Announcing the Doug Faires Award
MCM Modeling Forum
Results ...

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From the Publisher's Desk: GAIMME
Geometer's Corner: Exploring Tetrahedra Part 1
M...

Mathematics prerequisites and discussion:Students should be familiar with basic concepts from geometry such as regula...

Mathematics is sometimes
defined as the
science of studying
patterns. Symmetrical repeating
patterns are all ...

This edition's Geometers
Corner has two objectives.
First, it will develop a set of
exercises that make use ...

Welcome to GAIMME Time! Earlier this year, COMAP and SIAM jointly released the GAIMME Report: Guidelines for Assessm...

Twenty-one of the world's most distinguished mathematicians and educators write about their personal experiences with...

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Editorial
Coding for All?
Articles
The Utility of Recreational Mathematics
Model...

Prelude and Vademecum
This article is an amplification with illustrations of a write-up of my talk
at the Univers...

Abstract
We cite broad support for using modeling in mathematics coursework
in undergraduate studies and address ...

Abstract: This activity gives students a chance to build a differential or difference equation model similar to stand...

PREFACE PHILOSOPHY Statistical Modeling with SPSS is the result of over twenty years of teaching Elementary and Inter...

PREFACE PHILOSOPHY Statistical Modeling with SPSS is the result of over twenty years of teaching Elementary and Inter...

PREFACE PHILOSOPHY Statistical Modeling with SPSS is the result of over twenty years of teaching Elementary and Inter...

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Editorial
Where to Publish
Article
Modeling-Based Calculus with R/mosaic
UMAP Mo...

Introduction: Software for Calculus
The choice of software for teaching calculus depends on several objectives
an...

This Module shows how methods for various analyses of data reduce to the calculation of a weighted mean to minimize a...

What is the BioMath Connection (BMC) Project?
BMC was a pioneering project linking biology and mathematics in th...

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