
Browsing previous knots in the braid
Below is a list of all the links collected by KaBoL since it first started in
1996, in reverse chronological order. If you are looking for something
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Knot 281 20030528  Nick's Mathematical Puzzles Over 60 puzzles selected for the deceptive simplicity of their statement, or the elegance of their solution. They range over geometry, probability, number theory, algebra, calculus, and logic. All require a certain ingenuity, but usually only precollege math.  Knot 280 20030507  Partition calculators This page contains applets that calculate the partions of n and discusses some interesting patterns that can be found.  Knot 279 20030408  Probability by Surprise A nice collection of probability applets (including the Birthday problem, Banach's matchbox, and Traffic Jams); they may seem simple at first but they're always surprising...  Knot 278 20030319  Mathematical Moments This AMS site offers electronic brochures that are intended to promote appreciation and understanding of the role mathematics plays in science, nature, technology, and human culture.  Knot 277 20030228  Famous Curves A collection a beautifully drawn curves. Some take awhile to unfold, but they are worth waiting for.  Knot 276 20030215  The Poly Pages This site provides extensive information on the various polyforms: polyominoes, iamonds, hexes, cubes etc.  Knot 275 20030205  Flatland An online version of Edwin Abbott's famous novel: Flatland, A romance of many dimensions. This is a geometrical story about a twodimensional square who visits one and threedimensional worlds.  Knot 274 20030125  Equilateral Hexagons A page dedicated to the symmetries of "lenses," equilateral hexagons that you can explore with Jorge's nice lens puzzle applet. See also his Equilateral Pentagons and Polyominoids pages.  Knot 273 20030109  PiSearch More on Pi! This site allows you to search the first four billion binary digits of Pi for a string... Try your phone number.  Knot 272 20021220  Cryptography AZ This site does a great job of introducing the complex topic of cryptographyan increasingly important field in today's world of computers and the Internet. (Winner of the SciTech Web award 2002). 
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