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Title: Slice of Pi
Url: http://www.simplescience.org/Lessons/Phys_Sci_Math/SP/Lesson0.htm
Publisher: Center for Image Processing in Education
Simple Science
Description: This lesson uses WebImage, a Web-based customized version of ImageJ, to investigate the relationship between the circumference and diameter of a circle. Images of circular objects are provided, and, by measuring diameter and circumference, students are able to obtain an approximate value of Pi. They also explore the history behind Pi and how to find its value.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Elementary geometry
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Elementary geometry -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Special topics in plane geometry -- Circle
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Mathematics -- Geometry
Mathematics -- Measurement
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Circles
Mathematics -- Geometry
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Lesson Plans
Mathematical Models
Study Guides
Teaching Guides
Format: html
pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: Center for Image Processing in Education
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: circles
mathematical history
Mathematics
measurement
Pi
Technology
Date Of Record Release: 2010-09-09 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-09-08 11:35:11 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
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Resource URL Clicks: 19
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