- Mathematics: body of knowledge centered on such concepts as quantity, structure, space and change and also the academic discipline that studies them (Wikipedia).

Mathematics - Mathematics is used throughout the world as an essential tool in many fields, including natural science, engineering, medicine, and the social sciences. Applied mathematics, the branch of mathematics concerned with application of mathematical knowledge to other fields, inspires and makes use of new mathematical discoveries and sometimes leads to the development of entirely new mathematical disciplines, such as statistics and game theory. Mathematicians also engage in pure mathematics, or mathematics for its own sake, without having any application in mind. There is no clear line separating pure and applied mathematics and practical applications for what began as pure mathematics are often discovered. (Wikipedia)

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Why Do Math - showcases exciting mathematical and computational science topics

"Mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty — a beauty cold and austere, without the gorgeous trappings of painting or music." —Bertrand Russell

"That's Mathematics" by Tom Lehrer the American singer-songwriter, satirist, pianist - and mathematician

The Open Education Directory menu for Mathematics is in the top left margin.

Mathematics - Open Textbooks Links to open access (free) textbooks.

Mathematics - Best Resource Sites iBerry's choice - other recommendations welcome!

American Mathematical Society (AMS) (US) - furthers mathematical research and scholarship through programs and services that promote mathematical research and its uses

The following links have been chosen by iBerry as good examples of OCW for this topic. Only significant content such as notes, images, videos etc covering topics in reasonable depth are included. Items consisting only of course advertisements, sub-topic headings, single lectures or where a significant proportion of material is password protected are not included. Comments are welcome!

Estimation of Average Treatment Effects Under Unconfoundedness, Linear Panel Data Models, Regression, Discontinuity Designs, Nonlinear Panel Data Models, Instrumental Variables with Treatment Effect, Heterogeneity, Control Function and Related Methods, Bayesian Inference Cluster and Stratified Sampling, Partial Identification, Difference-in-Differences Estimation, Discrete Choice Models, Missing Data, Weak Instruments and Many Instruments, Quantile Methods, Generalized Method of Moments and Empirical Likelihood

includes java applets to explore mathematical concepts & topics: interactive exploring and tutorials in precalculus (equations in two variables, functions & graphs, inverse of a function and one to one functions, explore other functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, hyperbolic functions, trigonometry, systems of equations, polar coordinates & equations, polynomials, rational functions, matrix multiplication, geometry), online algebra & trigonometry tutorials, graphing, online problems & self tests with answers, calculus tutorials

mathematical concepts behind important modern applications: Cryptography, Error correction & compression, Probability & Statistics, Birth, Growth, Death & Chaos, Graph Theory, Voting & Social Choice

set of visual and computational tools designed to help students better visualize concepts of Calculus: Scientific calculator, tools (plotting, Numerical, Linear algebra, Differential equations), Content-specific applications, Other Calculus visualization tools, Tutorial-style help system

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