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OSAPS/SOSAAPT Fall Meeting "Replicating Ohio’s Earthquakes in Physics Classes", Oct. 13-14, 2017
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The mission of our organization is to improve the quality of mathematical education, enhance the transfer of mathematical thinking into other classes, and increase students’ ability to apply rigorous mathematics outside the classroom. Our primary tool for carrying out this mission is “math machines”—simple devices which give an immediate, physical, dynamic expression to “abstract” mathematical equations. FIRST TIME HERE? You might want to read the rationale behind this project and view photos and evaluations from past workshops.

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Oct. 3, 2017.
We will be at Miami University Oct. 13-14 for the Joint 2017 Fall Meetings of Ohio Physics educators from OSAPS and SOS-AAPT. Our conference materials are available, including links to download our new PC software "Math Machines: Designing Motions and More" (MM :DMM). The software works alone on any PC (Windows 7 sp1 or higher) for activities such as Functions in Color or for on-screen simulations of motions (including earthquakes). The available downloads also include details for those interested in building their own hardware.

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