The Resource The General Nature and Uses of Math, Discovery Education (Firm), (electronic resource/)

The General Nature and Uses of Math, Discovery Education (Firm), (electronic resource/)

Label
The General Nature and Uses of Math
Title
The General Nature and Uses of Math
Statement of responsibility
Discovery Education (Firm)
Contributor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mathematics is based on standard concepts and principals discovered centuries ago, but mathematical applications in the world today are infinite. In this video, explore how new strands of traditional mathematical branches are being continually developed to aid scientists, musicians, fashion designers, doctors, meteorologists, cryptologists, and more. Mathematics solves real-world problems and creates new standards in many fields of study
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Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
104
Series statement
Discovering Math: Advanced
Technique
live action
Label
The General Nature and Uses of Math, Discovery Education (Firm), (electronic resource/)
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released by Discovery Education (Firm), 2007
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 09, 2016
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Math Meets Medicine: Kidney Transplants
  • (5:03)
  • Building on Simplicity
  • (5:53)
  • Building on Simplicity: Step-by-Step
  • (4:45)
  • Theory and Practice
  • (4:00)
  • Theory and Practice: Code Breaking
  • (3:54)
  • Patterns in Math and Genetics
  • Theory and Practice: Security
  • (3:10)
  • New Math
  • (2:12)
  • New Math: Wavelet Theory
  • (6:21)
  • Music of Mathematics
  • (3:02)
  • Music of Mathematics: Shared Concepts
  • (6:21)
  • (4:17)
  • Infinite Precision
  • (3:17)
  • Infinite Precision: Pairing
  • (7:39)
  • Computing for Visualization
  • (2:31)
  • Computing for Visualization: Supercomputers
  • (4:28)
  • Computing for Visualization: Forecasting
  • (3:22)
  • Patterns in Math and Genetics: Twins
  • Math in Innovation
  • (3:11)
  • Math in Innovation: Autonomous Robotics
  • (6:27)
  • Playing by Rules
  • (5:44)
  • Playing by Rules: Mandlebrot Set
  • (3:43)
  • Fractals: A New Geometry?
  • (1:34)
  • (4:48)
  • Credits: Discovering Math: Advanced-The General Nature and Uses of Math
  • (0:49)
  • Math Meets Medicine
  • (2:30)
  • Math Meets Medicine: Graph Theory
  • (3:29)
Control code
100117916
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr. 43 min., 32 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
sound, color.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Streaming video file
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform

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