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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

305- Mathematical Modeling in Abu Dhabi: Architecture, Design, and Mathematics

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
254 A/B (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Ron Lancaster


We will examine mathematical models and activities related to astonishing buildings in Abu Dhabi, including one that responds to sunlight and another in the shape of a circle. We will discuss connections between the grades 7–12 mathematics curriculum, architecture, and design and how mathematical modeling can be done with buildings anywhere in the world.


Presentation Format: 9-12 Session


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