Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Special Blog Assignment #1
1. Did you know about WolframAlpha? No.
2. Did you know about Google Squared? No.
3. What percentage of China's population is the population of the United States?
Less than 1 in 12500 people (0.008%)
4. What percentage of India's population is the population of the United States?
Less than 1 in 7519 (0.013%)
5. Now what do you think of the facts reported in Do You Know? I had never heard of Google Squared. Very fascinating.
6. Do you think WolframAlpha and Google Squared will be useful for you? for your students? Why or why not?
I think I need to have more time to discover the uses. But these tools are so amazing. I can see it being extremely useful in science and history. I think the students who love to discover would really appreciate the uses.