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Videos on Reserve at Helmke Library

The Helmke Library provides videos on reserve at the service desk (See first floor map). You will need your university ID. Videos may be checked out for the following:

Elementary Algebra MA 109

(These match the Hall/Mercer text)
 

Intermediate Algebra MA 113

(These match the Hall/Mercer text)
 

Overcoming Math Anxiety by John LaMaster

(Ask for this in the Study Skills or Math-All Video Collection)

A little over 50 minutes in length, this video was a presentation given by John LaMaster to IPFW students in 1993 sponsored by the Department of Mathematical Sciences and the Center for Women and Returning Adults.
Topics include:

  • what math anxiety is
  • common myths about math anxiety
  • strategies to reduce anxiety before you take your next math class
  • strategies to reduce anxiety while you are taking a math class
  • dealing with test anxiety
  • tips for taking a math test
  • resources on campus to help you reduce math anxiety.
Introduction to the TI-83 by Peg Greene

The videotapes and their contents are as follows:

Tape 1

  • Part 1: Basic Calculations (about 38 minutes)
  • Part 2: Lists (about 22 minutes)

Tape 2

  • Part 3: Tables (about 10 minutes)
  • Part 4: Graphs (about 30 minutes)
The Math Student's Guide to the TI-83 Graphing Calculator by Trish Cabral

Running time: 1 hour 48 minutes
Contents:

  1. Basic Calculations
  2. Graphing
  3. Advanced Graphing
  4. Matrix Operations
  5. Trigonometry
  6. Parametric Equations
  7. Polar Coordinates
  8. Calculus
  9. Statistics I- One Variable Data
  10. Statistics II - Distributions, Confidence Intervals, Hypothesis Testing
  11. Statistics III - Linear Regression
  12. Programming Your Calculator
The Math Student's Guide to the TI-86 Graphing Calculator by Trish Cabral

Running time: 1 hour 43 minutes
Contents

  1. Basic Calculations
  2. The Custom Menu
  3. Graphing
  4. Advanced Graphing
  5. Matrix Operations
  6. Trigonometry
  7. Parametric Equations
  8. Polar Coordinates
  9. Calculus
  10. Statistics I- One Variable Data
  11. Statistics II - Linear Regression
  12. Programming Your Calculator