1012 projects tagged "education"

Download Website Updated 28 Aug 2001 Duck

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Duck is Web-based system for practice testing and quizzing. Instructors can create multiple-choice, short answer, and 'extended response' questions. Unique feedback can be provided for up to 10 potential student responses. Duck is based on constructivist teaching and learning ideals.

Download Website Updated 01 Oct 2009 Ecology-HOWTO

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The Linux-Ecology-HOWTO discusses ways to make computers less harmful to our environment and to solve some ecological issues. It explains how to use Linux to save power and consumables like paper and ink. Since it does not require big hardware, Linux may be used with old computers to make their life cycle longer. Games may be used in environmental education and software is available to simulate ecological processes.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 eev.el

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Pop 15.39
Vit 1.77

Eev.el is a simple Emacs Lisp library that lets you treat portions of a text file as shell commands, chunks of code for programming languages or as hyperlinks; its intention is to let people record into plain ASCII files their interaction with the computer, and to let them edit and play back any block of code in those files easily. The hyperlinks can point to places in manpages, Info pages and text or HTML files, and they are seen as comments by all programming languages; using them you can place pointers to all relevant online sources of information inside the code.

Download Website Updated 15 Mar 2001 EnRus dictionary tools

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Pop 114.53
Vit 4.37

The EnRus dictionary tools are TCL/Tk scripts for reading a textual (plain or compressed by gzip or bzip2) dictionary base and compiling new dictionary bases from plain text files. It consists of a few TCL console scripts and a Tk interface to them. It is configurable for different languages. The dictionary base may contain proper formatting and output procedures.

Download Website Updated 31 May 2002 EText Reader

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Pop 37.95
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EText Reader (ETR) is a program for reading ETexts from Project Gutenberg texts. It allows selection of font, and foreground and background colors, as well as persistant reading position and bookmarking. It supports browsing, searching, and direct downloading of Project Gutenberg ETexts. It features a built-in online dictionary for instant word definitions while reading.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 Flashcards Generator for GRE Prep

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Pop 14.73
Vit 1.00

Flashcards are a nice way to prepare for competitive exams like GRE, SAT etc. This program generates Postscript files which you can cut into pieces to create flashcards.

Download Website Updated 28 Feb 2003 gBootRoot

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Pop 152.68
Vit 4.15

gBootRoot makes the construction and development of distributions fun and simple with its Root Methods (Yard) and user-mode-linux test bed. Finish the product with a Boot Method (2-disk compression supported). Normal (non-root) users can make root filesystems and boot disks. It includes the make_debian script to create a testable user-mode-linux base Debian system, add-ons to enhance methods, and an MTD Emulator useful for running distributions made with the jffs/jffs2 filesystem.

Download Website Updated 03 Jun 2014 GCompris / I Got IT

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Pop 614.52
Vit 164.75

GCompris is an educational software suite with numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some of the activities are game-orientated, but nonetheless still educational. These include computer discovery (keyboard, mouse, different mouse gestures), algebra (table memory, enumeration, double entry table, mirror image), science (the canal lock, the water cycle, the submarine, electric simulation), geography (place the country on the map), games (chess, memory, connect 4, oware, sudoku), reading practice, and others (learn to tell time, puzzles of famous paintings, vector drawing, cartoon making, etc.). It currently offers in excess of 100 activities, and more are being developed.

Download Website Updated 26 Jun 2013 Genius

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Pop 230.44
Vit 28.09

Genius is an arbitrary precision integer and multiple precision floating point calculator. It includes its own programming language similar in some aspects to C, bc, or Pascal. It can deal with rational numbers and complex numbers. It has matrix support as well. It uses the gmp library so it is very fast for calculations of large numbers. It has a command line and a GNOME interface. The GNOME interface supports plotting functions and 3D surfaces.

Download Website Updated 30 Jan 2001 Ggradebook

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Pop 19.29
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Ggradebook is the fully-featured GNU gradebook, an application for tracking student grades for teachers. It uses GTK+ and can optionally be compiled to use GNOME.

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EUGene

An efficient universal generator.

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Mnemo

The Horde notes/memos application.