 ## Getting Prepared for Life

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#### Math

Age Calculator How old are you? Learn your age, to the day, hour, minute or second with this Age Calculator by Math Cats.

A+ Math Interactive math resources for teachers, parents, and students featuring free math worksheets, math games, math flashcards, and more.

Calculus Help This Calculus Help site offers content for both advanced high school students and college level calculus students.

Compound Interest Simulator This Compound Interest applet will allow you to investigate savings account earnings, credit card debt, and a stock market simulation.

Conversion Tables Welcome to Convert-Me, where you can easily perform online conversions for many measurement systems both commonly used like metric and U.S.

Elapsed Time Calculator Count down the time to a date in the future, or find the Elapsed Time since a date in the past.

Get the Math Get the Math is about algebra in the real world. See how professionals use math in music, fashion, videogames, restaurants, basketball, and special effects. Then take on interactive challenges related to those careers. Watch the intro video before trying one of the challenges below.

MathWorld MathWorld is the web's most extensive mathematics resource.

PurpleMath Purplemath's algebra lessons are informal in their tone, and are written with the struggling student in mind. Don't worry about overly-professorial or confusing language! These math lessons emphasize the practicalities rather than the technicalities, demonstrating dependably helpful techniques, warning of likely "trick" test questions, and pointing out common student mistakes.

Roman Numerals The Romans were active in trade and commerce, and from the time of learning to write they needed a way to indicate numbers. The system they developed lasted many centuries, and still sees some specialized use today.

Trigonometry: Math World Trigonometry is the study of angles and of the angular relationships of planar and three-dimensional figures. MathWorld takes an in depth look at the wonders of trigonometry and is the web's most extensive mathematics resource!

Visual Fractions Visual Fractions is a tutorial that models fractions with number lines or circles. Fraction games and worksheets are included. Learn to identify, rename, compare, add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions.