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ERIC Number: EJ205384
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979-May
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Decomposition and All That Rot.
Plunkett, Stuart
Mathematics in School, v8 n3 p2-5 May 1979
It is suggested that the reasons for teaching the standard written algorithms for calculations are not out of date. Alternative algorithms, such as mental algorithms, calculators, and nonstandard written methods, are discussed. (MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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