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#3DxMathematics – Seesaw Maths by Gyrobot #3DThursday #3DPrinting

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The team at Gyrobot created this teaching aid to help teach basic arithmetic/physics concepts: Thingiverse Thing 182549. This type of “math manipulative” is one way that teachers are exploring using 3D printers to physically demonstrate math and science concepts to young students:

A hands on teaching aid which helps pupils understand addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Does not give you the answer, but tells you if you are correct via a balanced seesaw.

Also helpful in science, understanding leverage, fulcrums, moments and gravity.

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