Richard (Dick) Smith's Research
Associate Professor of Mathematics
- A Look at the Tribonacci Series.
- Smith, Dick. “A Look at the Tribonacci Series.” Mathematics Teacher 103, no. 4 (November 2009): 240-241.
- Curious Area and Volume Ratios
- Smith, Dick, Nelson, K., & Flath, D. “Curious Area and Volume Ratios.” Presentation at the Mathematical Association of America Convention, Minneapolis, Oct. 14-15, 2016.
- Delving Deeper: Finding Skewed Lattice Rectangles: The Geometry of A^2+b^2=c^2+d^2.
- Smith, Dick, & Errthum, E.F. “Delving Deeper: Finding Skewed Lattice Rectangles: The Geometry of A^2+b^2=c^2+d^2.” Mathematics Teacher 106, no. 2 (2012): 150-55.
- Finding Skewed Lattice Rectangles: The Geometry of a2+b2=c2+d2.
- Smith, Dick, & Josh Garien. “Finding Skewed Lattice Rectangles: The Geometry of a2+b2=c2+d2.” Presentation to the 38th Annual Conference of the Iowa Council of Teachers of Mathematics, West Des Moines, February 19, 2010.
- Integrating Probability Concepts into the Geometry Classroom.
- Smith, Dick. “Integrating Probability Concepts into the Geometry Classroom.” Presentation at the Regional Conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Baltimore, October 14-15, 2010.
- Integrating Probability into Geometry.
- Smith, Dick. “Integrating Probability into Geometry.” Presentation, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics National Convention, Salt Lake City, April 9-12, 2008.
- Integrating Probability into Geometry.
- Smith, Dick. “Integrating Probability into Geometry.” Presentation, Regional Convention of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Reno, Nov. 5-8, 2008.
- Intersection of a Regular Polygon and its Own Rotation
- Smith, Dick, & Flack, D. Intersection of a Regular Polygon and its Own Rotation. Geogebra, 2017
- Problem 26, November 2012 Calendar.
- Smith, Dick. “Problem 26, November 2012 Calendar.” Mathematics Teacher 106, no. 9 (2013): 646.
- Proofs That Develop When Students Say ‘What If...?’
- Smith, Dick. “Proofs That Develop When Students Say ‘What If...?’” Presentation at the Bi-State Math Colloquium, Dubuque, May 8, 2013.
- Surfer Problem Revisited.
- Smith, Dick. “Surfer Problem Revisited.” Mathematics Teacher 101, no. 7 (2008): 487.
- Trisecting a Trisected Circle.
- Smith, Dick, & Josh Garien. “Trisecting a Trisected Circle.” Presentation to the 38th Annual Conference of the Iowa Council of Teachers of Mathematics, West Des Moines, February 2010.