ERIC Number: ED331693
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Investigations in Mathematics Education. Volume 21, Number 3.
Suydam, Marilyn N., Ed.; Kasten, Margaret L., Ed.
Investigations in Mathematics Education, v21 n3 Sum 1988
This publication is a compilation of abstracts and critical comments for 12 published investigations in mathematics education. Information for each study includes: purpose; rationale; research design and procedures; findings; and interpretations. For each study abstractor's comments also provide a brief critique. Topics include: planning problem solving instruction; word problem difficulty; cognitive levels; the development of function concepts; proportion problems; counting skills; problem assignment; sequencing; the effect of teacher errors; and logic errors. Also provided are lists of mathematics education research studies indexed by "Current Index to Journals in Education" and "Resources in Education" for January through March, 1988. (CW)
Descriptors: Arithmetic, Assignments, Cognitive Ability, Computation, Educational Research, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary Secondary Education, Mathematical Logic, Mathematics Education, Problem Solving, Ratios (Mathematics), Remedial Mathematics, Secondary School Mathematics, Teaching Methods, Word Problems (Mathematics)
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH. Information Reference Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education.