Quantitative Literacy/ Reasoning
Welcome to a web site devoted to Quantitative Literacy (QL) and Quantitative Reasoning (QR) . You will find ideas, problems, news stories, case studies, and links to Internet sites that are useful for teaching QR/QL courses; links to other QR/QL Internet sites; and some information about the book, Using and Understanding Mathematics – A Quantitative Reasoning Approach, Fourth Edition, Addison Wesley Longman (2005), by Jeff Bennett and Bill Briggs. This site is updated regularly. Please send new material and ideas!
Quantitative Literacy: Resource Guide
An on-line draft of resources on quantitative literacy (or numeracy, as it is sometimes called)
The National Numeracy Network
Our organization offers its members a network of individuals, institutions, and corporations united by the common goal of quantitative literacy for all citizens. Through national meetings, faculty workshops, research initiatives, and information sharing, the National Numeracy Network aims to strengthen the capacity of our country in the quantitative areas of business, industry, education, and research across all disciplines.
US Statistics, State Comparisons
Welcome to SurveyMapper, a free real-time geographic survey and polling tool from the nice people at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London. If you have used other ‘polling sites’ then you will be up to speed, except we have taken away the restrictions and added real-time mapping into the mix.
Simple Invitations and Surveys
Create simple polls in seconds. No sign up. No log in. Just quick and anonymous polls in seconds and results you can count on.
Design surveys,forms, polls and feedback forms
Obsurvey gives you all the standard survey features like
* mandatory questions
* filtering reports (instantly!)
* sharing live reports
* exporting pdf and csv
* downloading charts as images”
QuizSnack | Online survey software, web poll & questionnaire tool
Polls and surveys for Facebook, Twitter and blogs:
* Create a poll or survey in no time
* Embed & share it anywhere
* View the results in real-time
We’re on a mission to put the tools of opinion research in everyone’s hands. Together we can organize the world’s opinion information.
Simple Web Polls
* Create bundles of links.
* Browse them with our handy bundle browser.
Academia.edu is a platform for academics to share research papers. The company’s mission is to accelerate the world’s research.
Academics use Academia.edu to share their research, monitor deep analytics around the impact of their research, and track the research of academics they follow. 1,402,010 academics have signed up to Academia.edu, adding 1,356,135 papers and 459,681 research interests. Academia.edu attracts over 3.6 million unique visitors a month.
* finds age-appropriate educational content on any topic presented with interactive multimedia interfaces
* generates quiz questions based on student’s research activity and skill level
* supports creation of research journals and concept maps for learning assessment
Capture information from everywhere and create useful documents.
Free Reference Manager – Academic Software For Research
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Academic and Scholar Search Engines and Sources – An Annotated Link Compilation
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.