The Workers--Summer 2000. Home


Below is the list of people who worked on this project in the Summer of 2000 and links to their projects.

Angela Ceradsky (SU-00)  - Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia
   - Tangrams
   - Magic Circles - creating a truncated tetrahedron
   - Pythagorean Theorem with Tangrams

Susan Eastman (SU-00)  - Giuseppe Peano
   - Polyhedron
   - Making Polyhedra

Lindsay Eastridge (SU-00)  - Galileo Galilei
   - Bernoulli Trials
   -  Surface Area and Volume Activity

Carey Eskridge Lybarger (SU-00)  - M. C. Escher
   - Where Did Numbers Originate?
   - Things Could be Worse!
   - Is That Your Final Answer?

Jennifer Goodwin (SU-00)  - Gerolamo Cardano
   - Venn Diagram
   - Krypto

Tina Gonzales (SU-00)  - Some of the Bernoullis
   - Arithmetic Around the World: Multiplication.
   - A Pascal Triangle Activity.
   - Hero's Water Engine.

Charles Hammond (SU-00)  - Edmond Halley
   - Pascal's Wager
   - Probability
   - Average(Mean)

Rodney Karjala (SU-00)  - Marin Mersenne
   - Functions
   - Open Box Construction.
   - The Coordinate Plane.

Laurie Kiss (SU-00)  - Emilie, Marquise du Châtelet
   - Hailstone Numbers(3n+1).
   - What Shape is Your Land?
   - Property Match.

Judy Lasater (SU-00)  - Diophantus
   - The Slide Rule.
   - Area and Volume of Geometric Shapes
   - Geometric Textile Dedsign.

Linette Liby (SU-00)  - John Napier
   - Rules of Divisibility.
   - Making Napier's Bones.
   - Needles in a Haystack.

Ann Motter (SU-00)  - George Polya
   - Boolean Algebra
   - Historical Mathematics Writing Project.

CiCi Naifeh (SU-00)  - Pythagoras
   - Tessellation
   - Tessellation Activity

Pamela Nye (SU-00)  - Benjamin Franklin
   - A History of Zero
   - Mayan Numbers Activity
   - Greek Arithmetic Activity

Nora Rayl (SU-00)  - Emmy Noether
   - Half-Life
   - A Half-Life Activity

Cythia Schmidt (SU-00)  - Takakasu Seki Kowa
   - Magic Squares
   - A Magic Square Activity

John Stockstill (SU-00)  - Leonhard Euler
   - Logic
   - Problems of the Day

Janice Swanson (SU-00)  - Cathleen Morawetz
   - Euler's Formula
   - Euler's Formula Activity

Amy Troutman (SU-00)  - Grace Chisholm Young
   - Moessner's Magic
   - Rock, Paper, Scissors
   - The Water Hose Experiment

Jeremy Troutman (SU-00)  - Kurt Gödel
   - Babylonian Numbers
   - Sieve of Eratosthenes
   - A Calculating Pi Activity

Bruce White (SU-00)  - Bernhard Riemann
   - The Number Sense
   - The Number Sense Activity
   - Morra, A Finger Game

William White (SU-00)  - Tycho Brahe
   - Alexandria
   - Math in the Balance
   - The Power of Math