## Posts Tagged ‘Hyperbola’

September 29, 2017
Posted in 10 REasons Why Students Hate Maths: BUSTED, algebra, Decimals, graphs, Hyperbolas, Middle School, Senior School **|** Tagged 10 reasons, Busted, challenge, chop, exercise, force, Graph, hate, Hyperbola, karate, Math, Middle school, pep talk, racoon, students, too hard **|** 3 Comments »

April 9, 2013
# Maths-is-Awesome Activity

# Ellipsoid Collipsoid

#### Skill: Geometry, scale, ratio, conic sections, ellipses, parabolas, hyperbolas and more.

#### Level: Senior School

#### Senior maths students are busy, mathspiggies. But insipration energises.

#### Mathspig was amaaaaaazed by these cardboard models were made by Martin Schilling because he made them in 1901. This was long before computers made the job easier. More info here.This is what a car looked like in 1901.

#### If Martin Schilling could make these Conic Sections, so can any senior student. You will find Conic Section diagrams and equations here.

#### Could you do this mathspiggies?

#### Make a conic section in 3D?

Posted in graphs, Hyperbolas, Parabolas, Senior School, Year 12 mathspig **|** Tagged Cardboard Conic Sections, Cardboard Ellipsoid, Cardboard Hyperbola, Conic Section Activity, Conic Sections, Ellipse, Hyperbola, Parabola, Senior Maths Challenge, Senior Maths Project **|** Leave a Comment »