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"it is good to have an end to journey toward,

but it is the journey that matters, in the end"

Last modified on February 11, 1998

Brian Seitz's brief autobiography

Quotes, thoughts and a little motivation
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Write-up 1 - An exploration of the equation y = a sin (bx + c) using Algebra Xpresser

Write-up 2 - An exploration of the quadratic equation ax^2 + bx + c using Algebra Xpresser

Write-up 3 - An exploration of geometric constructions using Geometer's Sketchpad

Write-up 4 - An exploration of the polar equation r = a + bcos(kt) using Theorist and Algebra Xpresser

Write-up 5 - An exploration of spreadsheets using Excel


Final Project #1 - An exploration of the equation: xy= ax + by + c

Final Project #2 - Constructions and scripts for various geometric objects

Final Project #3 - Examination of a lidless box problem

Final Project #4 - Exploration of a triangle ABC and a random point P

Final Project #5 - My "best work" from the course

A History of Mathematics Timeline for EMT 635

EMT 669 Essays

Trisection of a Triangle

The Brick and a Half Problem

Various Patterns of Mathematics

- Pick's Theorem

- Painted sides of a cube

- "Name That Day"

A few of Brian's favorite links on the internet:

ESPNet Sportszone

The Basketball Highway

Athens Academy

Dr. Jim Wilson's Homepage

The University of Texas, at Austin

The Universiy of Georgia