Use this database to locate information about countries, people, sports, careers, current events, history, technology, geography, animals and other subjects in Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. It also includes dictionaries and an atlas. LA389 password 9489 to access this resource.
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Coolmath.com offers "math for ages 13-100" -- explanations that are easy to grasp on topics like algebra, pre-calculus and more. The site includes a math dictionary, math survival guide, geometry and trig reference, puzzles and even careers in math!
This multimedia resource includes interactive math activities, print activities, learning strategies, and videos that illustrate how math is used in everyday life. The resource addresses the following mathematics topics: Fractions; Integers; Percentages; Rate/Ratio/Proportion; Square Roots; Exponents; Patterns; Algebra; Linear Equations; Polynomials; Angles; Circles; Surface Area and Volume; Area and Perimeter; Triangles; Pythagoras; Trigonometry; Similarity and Congruence; Transformations; Shape Classification; Data Display and Graphs; Central Tendency and Distribution; and Probability.