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Title: Anishnaabe Arcs
Url: http://www.ccd.rpi.edu/Eglash/csdt/na/arcs/index.html
Publisher: Center for Cultural Design (CCD)
Description: This site uses the example of Native American building design to demonstrate the mathematical concepts of angles, coordinates and parabolas. Tutorials on arc geometry and arc coordinates are included. This interdisciplinary material would be useful in a classroom learning about Native American culture and mathematics simultaneously.
LC Classification: History (America) -- America -- Indians of North America -- By state, province, or region, A-Z -- Great Lakes
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Analytic geometry -- Coordinates
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Elementary geometry -- Problems, exercises, examinations
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Elementary geometry -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Arts -- Visual arts
Mathematics -- Geometry
Arts -- History
Mathematics -- Algebra
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Angles
Mathematics -- Algebra
Mathematics -- Parabolas
Mathematics -- Geometry
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Mathematics Materials
Reading Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: General Public
Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-12-24 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-12-22 10:06:39 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Staff  Scout Staff
Full Record Views: 139
Resource URL Clicks: 26
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