ERIC Number: ED042632
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Soviet Studies in the Psychology of Learning and Teaching Mathematics, Volume 2, The Structure of Mathematical Abilities.
Kilpatrick, Jeremy; Wirszup, Izaak
This volume contains four articles by A. A. Krutetskii. The first article is a report of a study of individual differences in ability to solve algebra problems. The second article reports on a two-year study of a young girl who showed exceptional mathematical giftedness. Article three presents a summary of the author's theoretical position on the structure of mathematical abilities. The final article is an attempt by the author to characterize mathematical talent in children. He offers advice to parents of children who show low ability in mathematics. (FL)
Descriptors: Ability, Academic Ability, Aptitude, Educational Psychology, Individual Differences, Learning, Mathematics Education, Problem Solving, Research, Student Characteristics
A. C. Vroman, Inc., 2085 East Foothill Blvd., Pasadena, Calif. 91109
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Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Stanford Univ., CA. School Mathematics Study Group.; Chicago Univ., IL.