Mark Webster

Professor Mark Webster

Faculty in the Mathematics and Statistics Department, the MSE (Math, Statistics, Engineering) Division.

Spring Schedule

ClassDaysTimeLocation
Math 120 (Intermediate Algebra)M,W3:40 – 6:15 pmLUC 132
Math 120  (Intermediate Algebra)T,Th3:15 – 5:35 pmRHS 173
Math 335 (Trigonometry)M,W,F1:40 – 3:10 pmLUC 133
Office HoursM,W

T,Th

12:20 – 3:10 pm

1:00 – 3:00 pm

SG 218

SG 218

Voted most beautiful equation: e^{\pi i} + 1 = 0


Games, Videos, Interactive Websites

General

http://www.khanacademy.org/ instructional videos on many levels of math, physics, chemistry
Under “Practice” there are interactive quizzes and tests for algebra and calculus
http://www.mathtv.com/videos_by_topic tutorials with different presenters, including spanish language
http://patrickjmt.com/ Many general math videos.
https://www.purplemath.com/ General non-video math tutorials, college algebra and lower

Glossary

http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/definitions.html (simple and visual)
(More complex)
http://www.mhhe.com/math/devmath/dugopolski/combined/standalone/content/extras/glossary.htm

Pre-algebra

\frac{1}{3}+\frac{1}{2}

http://www.coolmath.com/prealgebra/index.html Tutorials
http://www.mathplayground.com/PartPartWhole.html Addition game (whole, fractions…)
http://www.mathplayground.com/olympic_math1.html primes, fractions game
http://www.mathplayground.com/index_multiplication_division.html Multiplication and division games
http://www.mathplayground.com/percent_shopping.html Percent discount game
http://www.mathplayground.com/Decention/Decention.html Percent, decimal, fraction game
http://www.math-play.com/One-Step-Equation-Game.html one person one step equation
http://www.math-play.com/Two-Step-Equations-Game.html two step equation game
http://www.math-play.com/exponent-game.html exponents game

Beginning Algebra

http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/index.html Tutorials
http://www.thefutureschannel.com/index.php Algebra in the real world. DVD and videos
http://mathforum.org/alejandre/algfac1.html Algebra factoring

Intermediate Algebra

http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/index.html Some tutorials: Graphing polynomials, series
http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/Algebra2/index.html Some tutorials/review
http://www.mathplayground.com/algebra_puzzle.html Systems 3 equations game
http://www.mathplayground.com/wangdoodles.html Systems 3 equations game
http://www.ima.umn.edu/~arnold/calculus/exponential/exponential1/exponential-g.html animated graph of y=a^x
http://www.wtamu.edu/academic/anns/mps/math/mathlab/col_algebra/index.htm tutorials

Mathematical Ideas

http://www.world-mysteries.com/sci_17_hand.gif Golden ratio in hand animation
http://www.world-mysteries.com/sci_17.htm Fibonacci in nature web page

Statistics

http://www.mathsisfun.com/data/index.html#stats non-interactive lessons
http://www.mrnussbaum.com/graph/sl.htm stem and leaf grapher
http://onlinestatbook.com/2/index.html online statistics book
http://www.statisticshowto.com/ online calculators and book

Trigonometry

\tan^2(\theta) + 1 = \sec^2(\theta)

http://www.sosmath.com/trig/trig.html General trigonometry links

Precalculus

http://www.coolmath.com/precalculus-review-calculus-intro/index.html Simple review
http://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~calculus/Contributions/ellipse_foci.mov Focus of ellipse
https://www.ixl.com/math/precalculus General precalculus links

Calculus I

http://www.calculus-help.com/tutorials Animated calculus tutorials
http://www.midnighttutor.com/math_tutor_online.php Calculus tutorial videos Calc I, Calc II

Calculus II

http://archives.math.utk.edu/visual.calculus/ visual tutorials

Calculus III

http://vis.stanford.edu/protovis/ex/nbody-full.html n-body simulation