Sarah Brewer

Professor of Mathematics at the
Alabama School of Math & Science*

Official Khan Academy Ambassador


Sphere everter

Founding member of the
Mobile Math Society

B.F.A. Art History & Ceramics, 2006
B.S. Mathematics, 2006
M.S. Mathematics, 2008
University of South Alabama

For teaching/math questions, email me here.
For art/commission inquiries, email me here.

News Videos Research Math History

Islamic Geometric Design
Samira Mian tutorials
Drawing Islamic Geometric Designs Facebook group
AJ Lee's Notes on Islamic Star Patterns
Art of Islamic Pattern
Pattern in Islamic Arts - Links
SIGD Recommended Reading

ASMS Library Catalog
Alabama Virtual Library

JMA Instructions for Authors
JMA Style Guide: Citations
JMA Style Guide: Templates
Purdue OWL: Academic Writing Tips
A Crannell's Guide to Writing in Math Class
Craig Kaplan's Presentation Tips
MA 360 History of Mathematics:
2018 Spring Syllabus
Course Notes

Wikipedia History of Mathematics
MacTutor History of Mathematics archive
On this day in Mathematics blog
Math History at University of St. Andrews
Free Math History books online

Short Paper Grading Rubric

Syllabus Contract

Algebra Geometry & Trigonometry Calculus Visual Mathematics
Special Notation
Algebra Notes
Graphing Notes

MA 100 Intermediate Algebra:
2018 Fall Syllabus
Course Notes
Old Tests:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Test 4

MA 101 Accelerated Algebra:
Winter 2011-12 Syllabus
Old Tests:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Test 4

MA 104 Precaclulus:
Winter 2016-17 lecture notes
Selected Course Notes
Blank Matrix Guide
Guide to Graphing pt.2
Practice Problems:
Test1  Final Exam
Old Tests:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Test 4

Precal videos on Youtube
MA 061 Geometry I:
2018-19 Winter Syllabus
Course Notes
Ch 2-10 Definitions & Theorems
Old Tests:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Test 4

MA 062 Geometry II:
2019 Spring Syllabus
Course Notes
Ch 10-16 Definitions & Theorems
Old Tests:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Test 4

MA 103 Trigonometry:
Fall 2017 Syllabus
Course Notes
General Course Notes
Guide to Graphing
Formula Sheet
Algebra Review Problems
Arc length and Angular Speed
Graphing Worksheets
Page of Blank Graphs
Solving Equations
Unit Circle: Filled-in (png)    Blank (png)
Practice Problems:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Final Exam
Old Tests:
Test 1  Test 2  Test 3  Test 4
MA 201 Differential Calculus:
2018-19 Winter Syllabus
Course Notes
Formula Sheet
Selected Course Notes
Practice Problems:
Test1  Test 2 (sol'nTest 3  Final
Old Tests:
Test1  Test 2  Test 3 

MA 202 Integral Calculus:
Spring 2019 Syllabus
Course Notes
Definitions etc
Final Exam Study Guide
Practice Problems:
Test 1  Test 2
Old Tests:
Test1  Test 2  Test 3 

MA 334 Real Analysis I:
2017-18 Winter Syllabus
Course Notes
Scott Carter's Advanced Calculus videos

MA 410 AP Calculus Review:
Spring 2016 lecture notes
Syllabus and Schedule
Applications of Integrals
Differential Equations
Parametric, Vector, and Polar Functions
MA 207 Visual Mathematics:
Spring 2019 Syllabus
Course Notes
Research Guide

Journals and Magazines:
Bridges Archive
Journal of Mathematics and the Arts
Math Monday - Make Magazine 

Online Resources:
Bridges Links

MA 307 Topology:
2018 Spring Syllabus
Course notes
topology definitions and theorems
classification of surfaces
Excellent list of internet resources
HW #1
HW #2
HW #3
HW #4
Closed sets, limit points, and continuity
Final Presentation and Report
Math Apps & Web Sites Origami LGBTQ+ More Resources
Khan Academy
Wolfram Alpha
Desmos Graphing Calculator
OpenStax Math
Wikipedia Mathematics
Wolfram MathWorld
Art of Problem Solving

Mathematical Puzzle Programs (MaPP)
Alabama Statewide Math Contest
American Mathematics Competitions
Mandelbrot Competition

Full-length SAT Tests

Jo Boaler's How to Learn Math

Khan Academy Growth Mindset Activities
ASMS Origami Club
Mobile, AL Origami Enthusiasts

Origami USA

Susan Williams Origami

Origami patterns:
   hyperbolic paraboloid
   video instructions for hyperbolic paraboloid

Origami wiki

Mathematics of paper folding wiki
History of Curved Origami Sculpture

The ASMS Allies Club has a closed facebook
   group. Let me know if you want to join!

Prism United
Rainbow Mobile
Center for Creative Living

Spectra for LGBT Mathematicians

Kinsey Scale
Dietary migraine triggers to avoid,
as prescribed by Dr. Buchholz
in this book

Short, free guided meditations by
Deanna Burkett, who has more at
Carnegie Mellon and U. Pittsburgh

Civil War Memory Syllabus
A Crowdsourcing Project About Confederate
Monuments and Civil War Memory:
From #NOLA to #Cville.

MBTI personality test
Multiple Intelligences Assessment

Favorite webcomics:
my life as a background slytherin
Strange Planet
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