**ERIC Number:**ED222341

**Record Type:**RIE

**Publication Date:**1968

**Pages:**81

**Abstractor:**N/A

**Reference Count:**0

**ISBN:**N/A

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School Mathematics Study Group, Unit Number Two. Chapter 3 - Informal Algorithms and Flow Charts. Chapter 4 - Applications and Mathematics Models.

Stanford Univ., CA. School Mathematics Study Group.

This is the second unit of a 15-unit School Mathematics Study Group (SMSG) mathematics text for high school students. Topics presented in the first chapter (Informal Algorithms and Flow Charts) include: changing a flat tire; algorithms, flow charts, and computers; assignment and variables; input and output; using a variable as a counter; decisions and branching; and flow charting the division algorithm. Topics presented in the second chapter (Applications and Mathematical Models) include: situations leading to geometric models; packing marbles (mathematical modeling exercise); and illustrations of mathematical models. (JN)

**Publication Type:**Guides - Classroom - Learner

**Education Level:**N/A

**Audience:**N/A

**Language:**English

**Sponsor:**National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.

**Authoring Institution:**Stanford Univ., CA. School Mathematics Study Group.

**Identifiers:**School Mathematics Study Group

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