Playing with Wolfram Demonstration Project

Just playing with Wolfram Demonstration Project. If you want to play, download the free wolfram CDF player to be able to

  • Interact with applications from the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
  • Explore interactive documents in your web browser
  • View Mathematica examples, reports, and files

Solid of Revolution

Eventually, I want to get these interactive demonstrations into my Calculus videos. I don’t think I would be able to do this now. I cannot embed the interactive demonstration into my wordpress.com site, but I could on wordpress.org or any other self-hosted site. I can embed a snapshot, which when clicked, takes you to the interactive demonstration.

For now, I’ve just been playing around with the premade demonstrations they have. I wasn’t expecting such a huge library. I can definitely use some of these in my class next year. I’m always looking for interactive applets. Good visuals are important!

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One thought on “Playing with Wolfram Demonstration Project

  1. I’ve always thought that there must be some applications for Wolfram Alpha in the classroom. Not being a math teacher I haven’t had an opportunity to try it out myself.

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