Resources & References: MATHEMATICS

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Books
Architecture, Aviation, Chess, Cooking, Digital Technology, Drafting, Electronics, Energy, Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Game Design, Home Repairs, Metalwork, Model Design and Building, Nuclear Science, Orienteering, Personal Management, Pioneering, Programming, Robotics, Salesmanship, Surveying, Welding, and Woodwork merit badge pamphlets
Boy Scout Nova Awards Guidebook, Venturer Nova Awards Guidebook
Clemens, Glenn. The Everything Kids’ Math Puzzles Book: Brain Teasers, Games, and Activities for Hours of Fun. Adams Media, 2003.
The Exploratorium. Exploratopia: More than 400 Kid-Friendly Experiments and Explorations for Curious Minds. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2006.
Overholt, James L., and Laurie Kincheloe. Math Wise!: Over 100 Hands-On Activities That Promote Real Math Understanding, Grades K-8. Jossey-Bass, 2010.

Websites
Are You Game?: Explorations in Probability
The Price (or Probability) Is Right
Modeling And Simulation Tools for Education Reform
The 10 Best STEM Resources
Statistics Online Computational Resource (SOCR) Wiki

Videos
“Donald in Mathmagic Land”
Arthur Benjamin, “Mathemagician”
Galton Board Assembly Instructions

Related Program Features
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Photo and Illustration Credits
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Acknowledgments
We are grateful to Ed Wolf, San Francisco, California, product manager, Facebook, for help- ing to develop the Mathematics program feature.

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