and Scientific Notation
Scientists use math to express
relationships and to measure the size and distance of objects. For
example, scientific notation is used to express a planet's
distance from the sun, or the size of bacteria. Explore
Integers and Science
Explore the connections
between integers and science. The boiling and freezing point of
liquids, the melting and freezing points of solids, and the temperature of
planets, are all expressed as integers.
Scientists use mathematics to better understand oceans, the
atmosphere, and polar ice caps. Explore climate
change, and how it is monitored.
Math plays an important role in sports! We have
four webquests on Win-Loss Percentage, graphing
data for Olympics and Super Bowls, Batting Average and ERA,
and the NBA Draft
Lottery. Explore this exciting group of webquests.
and the Summer Olympics
The 2012 Summer Olympic
Games are being held in London from July 27 to August 12.
Discover the exciting connections between math and the Summer
Olympic Games with this quest!
Are you ready to help your
garden grow using multiples? Count with Fibonacci? Bake with
Eratosthenes? We invite you to explore
these fun topics!
in Daily Life
Students often question the need to learn
mathematical topics. Whether you are shop, work, or play
sports, you are using percent. Learn more!
Pi Day is celebrated around the world on March 14.
Explore the history and meaning of Pi, and choose activities to