Surf's up! Fun Math Projects on the Internet
Have questions about math? Need homework help?
- Ask Dr. Math
About the project: Math Q&A service for kids. Browse through past questions, search for what
need, check out the FAQ. You can send in your own question and the Doctor
will write back to you.
What you need: Acces to the web, so you can read past questions. If you want to submit a question,
you'll need an email address where the Doctor can send a reply.
Student Chat Area
About the chat area: Meet other kids on the web and talk about math. If you have an URGENT
question, you might want to see if anyone in the chat area can help.
What you need: A web browser that will let you use forms (most of them
do). Also, it's a good idea to get permission from a parent or teacher
before you start chatting away.
Looking for challenging math problems?
- Geometry Problem of the
About the project: Annie makes up a new geometry problem
every week. Kids send in solutions and get comments back; correct answers
get announced to everybody. People who do a
really good job get prizes.
What you need: You can read the problems on the web or get them as email.
If you want to submit an answer, you'll need an email address so Annie
can write back to you.
- Problems, Puzzles, Tips
Where to find . . .
- The Math Forum
- The "Surf's up!" web page
- This handout
Melissa Dershewitz ** firstname.lastname@example.org ** 9 April 1997