ERIC Number: EJ460293
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Star Numbers and Constellations.
Francis, Richard L.
Mathematics Teacher, v86 n1 p88-89 Jan 1993
A number for which the number of digits categorizes the number is called a star number. A set of star numbers having a designated property is called a constellation. Discusses nature and cardinality of constellations made up of star square, star prime, star abundant, and star deficient numbers. Presents five related problems for exploration. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Cardinal Numbers; Cardinality; Number Theory