Math Apps are interactive demonstrations that give students and teachers the ability to explore and illustrate a wide variety of mathematical and scientificconcepts. These demonstrations can be incorporated into any learning environment, such as classroom demonstrations or independent studying. There are now close to 200 Math Apps in Maple, which are also available through The Möbius Project.
Maple 17 includes more than 45 new Math Apps to engage students with math and science concepts. The new Math Apps explore a variety of topics including:
Just a Few Examples
The following graph shows the cost curves for a firm in a perfectly competitive market. Use the sliders to adjust the firm's productive capacity, fixed costs and variable costs ,and see how the cost curves change in response. Also, try changing the market price of the product to create break-even, profit, and loss situations.
Click anywhere on the function or move the slider to see the instantaneous rate of change (how fast the tide is rising or falling) at that moment in time.
Use the buttons to help the farmer take his items from the island to the mainland.