ERIC Number: ED111667
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Henle, James M.
This pamphlet consists of 17 brief chapters, each containing a discussion of a numeration system and a set of problems on the use of that system. The numeration systems used include Egyptian fractions, ordinary continued fractions and variants of that method, and systems using positive and negative bases. The book is informal and addressed to students. Answers to problems are included. (SD)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Learning Activities, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematical Enrichment, Mathematics Education, Number Concepts, Number Systems, Problem Sets, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1906 Association Drive, Reston, Virginia 22091 ($1.50, discounts on quantity orders)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.