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Logistic Map Fixed Points Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Logistic Map Fixed Points Model finds periodic trajectories of the logistic map such that n iterations of the map starting with an initial value x return to that value. The key…
Monte Carlo One-dimension Integration Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Monte Carlo One-dimension Integration Model illustrates the Monte Carlo integration algorithm to compute the integral of a function f(x). The simulation allows you to select the…
  
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This work takes an experimental approach to understanding mathematics through the use of interactive Java simulations. Suggestions for experiments to perform are included for over 60…
  
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The Chaos and Instability in Integration Algorithms Model uses the the nonlinear and non-autonomous differential equation dx/dt = t - x^2 to show how careful one must be when…
Tracker Video Modeling with Spreadsheets  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Tracker Video Modeling with Spreadsheets tutorial shows how to overlay spreadsheet model data on a video clip to compare theoretical predictions with the real world. The complete…
Modeling a Changing World  [ Computer Program ]
  
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Modeling a Changing World written by mathematics professor Tim Chartier and his student Nick Dovidio presents curricular material in an OSP Launcher package to motivate the need for…
  
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Chapter 2 introduces Java syntax and EJS elements in the context of simulating the motion of falling particles near the Earth's surface. A simple Euler algorithm for solving…
  
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Chapter 3 discusses several numerical methods needed to simulate the motion of particles using Newton's laws and introduces the Ordinary Differential Equation (ODE) editor that makes…
Scalar Field Gradient Model  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Scalar Field Gradient Model displays the gradient of a scalar field using a numerical approximation to the partial derivatives. This simple teaching model also shows how to…

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