Connecting the Mobiles of Alexander Calder to Linear Equations
April 2007, Volume 12, Issue 8, Page 452
Using linear algebra to design
mobiles like those created by artist Alexander Calder. Article discusses
investigations that develop understanding of the components of a mobile.
Includes five investigations with list of supplies and activity sheets leading to
creating a mobile.
Cross-Content (Math Only) Connections
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Weight / Mass