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Data Sources for projects . . .

Data Sources for projects . . . | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it

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Highly recommended for project data sources . . .

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Integration by Parts

Math explained in easy language, plus puzzles, games, quizzes, worksheets and a forum. For K-12 kids, teachers and parents.
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Ellie, Dan and Patrick --- this is the clearest explanation I have found.  Enjoy!

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How online 'chatbots' are already tricking you

How online 'chatbots' are already tricking you | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Intelligent machines that can pass for humans have long been dreamed of, but as Chris Baraniuk argues, they’re already among us
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Barclays Money Skills | Money management for young people | Budgeting

Barclays Money Skills | Money management for young people | Budgeting | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Barclays Money Skills is the place for young people to get help with money management. With topics such as opening a bank account and budgeting your money. Read more!
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750,000 'to pay higher tax rate'

750,000 'to pay higher tax rate' | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Three-quarters of a million more people are set to become higher rate taxpayers in April, says the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
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A clear explanation of tax with the nice graph we looked at in class :)

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Would data geeks make better football managers?

Would data geeks make better football managers? | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Big data is transforming football, giving managers statistical insight into their players like never before.
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Football is not my thing, but is it your . . . . ?

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Development data | Global development | The Guardian

Development data | Global development | The Guardian | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Latest news and comment on Development data from the Guardian
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Ideas and data sources for your projects . . .

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Ofsted 2012: Questioning to promote learning — From Good to Outstanding

Ofsted 2012: Questioning to promote learning — From Good to Outstanding | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Have you ever noticed that often, when someone is being interviewed, they say “That’s a good question.”? It’s usually when it’s a question they can’t answer quickly and easily. Indeed, “good” questions are ones that generally need thinking about.
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teachMathematics: Sine Cosine: Triangle, Circle, Wave!

teachMathematics: Sine Cosine: Triangle, Circle, Wave! | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
If you haven"t been on a Ferris Wheel yet, you"ve probably seen one. Close your eyes, picture yourself 90m off the ground, level with the main axel of the Singapore Flyer, the world"s largest Ferris Wheel (as of 2011) and imagine how your vertical height changes as you start going higher and higher, in an anti-clockwise direction, around the wheel. Draw the graph of how your vertical height changes as time passes....
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How To Construct A Simple Price Index

How To Construct A Simple Price Index | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
What are the basic elements of a price index? What are the pitfalls in dealing with percentages? Is there only one kind of average?
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For Ellie :)

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Smaller, cheaper, faster: Does Moore’s law apply to solar cells? | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

Smaller, cheaper, faster: Does Moore’s law apply to solar cells? | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
The sun strikes every square meter of our planet with more than 1,360 watts of power. Half of that energy is absorbed by the ...
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UK House Price to income ratio and affordability | Economics Help

UK House Price to income ratio and affordability | Economics Help | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
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Distance through Earth from city to city? - Yahoo Answers

Distance through Earth from city to city? - Yahoo Answers | AS Use of Maths | Scoop.it
Is there an equation (or a website with a calculator of some sort) that allows you to determine the distance through the earth (not along the surface) from city to city? I'm trying to find the distanc...
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Here's your answer Patrick.  Now you go do the maths!!

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