Forbes magazine had a great piece that can be shared with students about how mathematics is used when programming video games: http://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2016/10/21/this-is-the-math-behind-super-mario/#57f7cf532a5c

# The Math Behind Super Mario

## Published by John Quintanilla

I'm a Professor of Mathematics and a University Distinguished Teaching Professor at the University of North Texas. For eight years, I was co-director of Teach North Texas, UNT's program for preparing secondary teachers of mathematics and science. View all posts by John Quintanilla

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