MATH 132: Resources Selected by Instructors
Topic 1: Probability: Independent Events
- Multiplication rule for independent eventsnew window
Part of full tutorial on probability - great review of this topic.
- Probability: Independent Eventsnew window
Excellent graphics and visualization of concepts.
Topic 2: Set Operations
- Multiplication rule for dependent eventsnew window
- Conditional Probabilitynew window
More great visual examples.
- Video: Probability-Independent and Dependent Eventsnew window
Topic 3: Permutations and Combinations
- Video: Example: Ways to arrange colors | Probability and combinatorics | Precalculusnew window
- Ways to arrange colorsnew window
Same video as above with Q & A and tips.
- Combinations and Permutationsnew window
Includes many examples and excellent visuals.
Topic 4: Distance-Speed-Time ProblemsDistance-Speed-Time Problems
- Speed, Time, and Distance Worksheetnew window
- More distance-speed-time problemsnew window
- Video: Average Speed Word Problemsnew window
Topic 5: Cryptarithm Code Puzzles
Math Tutoring at Your Campus
- Rockville - Ackerman Learning Center
- Takoma Park/Silver Spring math tutoring
- Germantown math tutoring
Other Math Department Resources
- MC Mathematics Department
Find links to many resources, including our eighteen different math and statistics courses offered at our three campuses and our math degrees.
- Algebra Makernew window
Practice problems with answers, good for classes like Math 045/050 and Math 165.
- STEM Transfer Resourcesnew window
This website provides interactive tools, engaging resources, and important services to help prospective and current STEM transfer students plan for a successful transition between two-year and four-year institutions.
- WolframAlphanew window
Wolfram|Alpha introduces a fundamentally new way to get knowledge and answers— not by searching the web, but by doing dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms, and methods.
- MATLAB Centralnew window
A place where you can get answers, challenge yourself and others, and share your knowledge. Tap into the knowledge and experience of over 100,000 community members and MathWorks employees.
- Significant Figures from the STEM Transfer Student Success Initiativenew window
Tests and a video on learning significant figures.
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