Other Dimensions (#105)
This unit explores different aspects of the concept of dimension, what it means to have higher dimensions, and how fractional or "fractal" dimensions may be better for measuring real-world objects such as ferns, mountains, and coastlines. [28 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
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- Grade Levels
- 9-12/Professional Development
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- Series Length
- 13 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 28 minutes
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Series Description: Mathematics Illuminated explores major themes in the field of mathematics, from mankind's earliest study of prime numbers to the cutting edge mathematics used to reveal the shape of the universe.
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