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Title: In The Right Place Classroom Activity
Url: http://www.mathmachines.net/Activities/right_place/index.htm
Creator: Thomas, Fred
Publisher: Math Machines
Sinclair Community College
Description: In this lesson from Math Machines, students will "use specified design criteria to compare and contrast four proposed software solutions for a control problem." The class will take a look at an engineering problem and try to come up with a creative solution for it. A "Smart SAM" robot with a graphic calculator will be used in the exercise.
A participant handout (including worksheets) and facilitator notes are made available for download in DOC file format. Links to calculator programs, sample data and details for programmers are also included.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Study and teaching. Research -- Special teaching methods and aids -- Other methods, A-Z -- Calculators
Social sciences -- Industries. Land use. Labor -- Industries. Land use. Labor -- Special industries and trades -- Mechanical industries -- Machinery -- Special products, A-Z -- Stepping motors
GEM Subject: Science -- Engineering
Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Science -- Technology
Mathematics -- Applied mathematics
Vocational Education -- Technical
Key Concept: Computer science -- Robotics
Mathematics -- Real-world applications
Mechanical engineering -- Machine design
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2005-12-04
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Mathematical Models
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Software
Teaching Guides
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Worksheets
Format: doc
html
xls
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2011-10-07 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-10-04 10:37:44 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Project
Source: ATE Projects
Full Record Views: 76
Resource URL Clicks: 27
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