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Technology/Technology Tips
Technology Tips: Orstat–2000: Educational Software for Probability and Optimization

Henk Tijms 

October 2007, Volume 101, Issue 3, Page 225

Abstract:
This issue’s Technology Tips introduces Orstat-2000, a recently released software for problems found in discrete mathematics. Author uses freely available software to simulate random experiments and to explore the traveling salesman problem. The Surfing Note introduces teachers to the National Curve Bank, a website with interactive applets featuring many curves and providing users with algebraic and geometrical representations of the curves. Technology Tips focus on how technology can aid teachers in in using technology to enhance instruction, assessment, and the curriculum to help their students deepen conceptual knowledge.

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Article
Curriculum Developer
Data Analysis & Statistics
Connections / Applications
Grades 9-12
Math Coordinator / Coach
Teacher
Technology