# Resources

Resources for mathematics students.

## Mathematics Resource Center (MRC)

The Mathematics Resource Center is a free tutoring service provided to Wayne State math students. We offer in-person drop-in tutoring and online tutoring by appointment.

### Schedule

**Monday through Thursday:** 12 to 5 pm.

### Location

Room 1198 Faculty/Administration Building, 656 W Kirby, Detroit MI 48202. We are located inside the Math department.

For online tutoring: Find a tutor and schedule an appointment.

## Mathematics Computer Lab (MCL)

This computer lab is for students currently enrolled in MAT 0993, MAT 1000, MAT 1070 and STA 1020.

### Schedule

**Monday through Thursday:** 12 to 8 pm.

### Location

Room 204 Prentis Building (next to State Hall), 5201 Cass Detroit, MI 48202.

## Interactive mathematics websites

#### My Solar System

Create your own solar system. But it's still subject to Newton's Law of Gravity!

#### Ancient Greek Geometry

Can you complete the construction challenges?

#### Calculus Grapher

See how the graph of a function is related to the graphs of its derivative and anti-derivative.

#### Fourier: Making Waves

Can you reconstruct a complicated wave from its fundamental components?

#### Plinko Probability

A simulation that demonstrates how normal distributions occur naturally.

#### Escher and the Droste Effect

The mathematics behind Escher's drawings. Includes animations.

#### Vi Hart's Blog

Entertaining video blog on all kinds of interesting mathematical topics.