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This site explains what Fermi Questions are (and provides examples of them). This site also contains links to other Fermi Question sites.
Classic Fermi Questions
This site works out the solutions to the questions, &amp;amp;quot;How many Piano tuners are there in NY City?&amp;amp;quot; and &amp;amp;quot;how many jelly beans ...
Some Fermi Questions
Provides a list of Fermi questions with relevant information to solve the problems but no answers.
This applet lets you change both the initial population and growth rate. The user sees how the graph changes as these two particular variables change.
Population Modeling and Exponential Growth
In-class experiments that show exponential growth and decay. Offers several experiments and includes worksheets. Click 'One Day Module' for skittle and golf ball experiment.