Peer reviewed

**ERIC Number:**ED344641

**Record Type:**RIE

**Publication Date:**1992

**Pages:**204

**Abstractor:**N/A

**ISBN:**N/A

**ISSN:**ISSN-0740-8404

The AMATYC Review. Volume 13, 1991-1992.

Cohen, Don, Ed.

AMATYC Review, v13 n1-2 Fall-Spr 1991-92

This document consists of the two numbers of "The AMATYC Review" issued during publication year 1991-1992. The following articles are featured: (1) "Educational Reflections" (D. A. Crocker); (2) "Mathematics: An International View" (I. Malyshev, J. R. Becker, editors); (3) "Pandora's Rectangular Parallelepiped" (L. R. Tanner, editor); (4) "The Chalkboard" (J. Cain, J. Browne, editors); (5) "Problem Section" (M. W. Ecker, editor); (6) "Book Reviewss" (J. J. Edgell, Jr., editor); and (7) "Software Reviews", (S. Mah, editor). In addition, the fall 1991 issue contains: "Using the Calculator in a Prealgebra Course" (L. H. Boyd, V. M. Carson); "Supercurves: An Opportunity for Student Research in Precalculus Courses" (J. R. Smart); "On p-Secting an Angle" (S. P. Gordon); "A Useful Vector Decomposition Theorem" (A. E. Labarre, Jr.); "L'Hopital's Rule with Mathematica" (J. H. Mathews); "Compound Interest the e to the x Way" (B. Leonard, H. S. Shultz); "Name That Mathematician" (C. Ashbacher); "Mind's-Eye Proof" (R. L. Francis); "A Program for the Math Anxious at the University of Minnesota" (D. F. Robertson); and "Solving Word Problems Using the Foreign Language Algebra" (R. Pumford). Articles in the spring 1992 issue are: "A Time for Change in Remedial Mathematics" (E. D. Laughbaum); "An Application of Discrete Mathematics to Coding Theory" (L. J. Donohoe); "Symmetry in Irregular Convex Polygons" (T. W. Shilgalis); "Patterns Related to the Decimal Expansions of 2 to the negative nth" (A. Cusumano); "The Transformation of an Inconsistent Linear System into a Consistent System" (M. Paredes, M. Fatehi, R. Hinthorn); "Deriving the Area of a Circle" (J. D. Austin); "Hollywood Bowl Parking" (M. Bonsangue, H. S. Shultz); "An Inductive Proof of Fermat's Little Theorem" (J. Suzuki); "A Swiftly Convergent Sequence to Pi" (M. Schapira); "Poetry in Curve Sketching" (J. Z. Wiranowski); "Poetry in Mathematics (R. L. Francis); "The Arithmetic Connection" (P. W. Brunson); and "College Placement Testing: A Local Alternative" (W. L. Truman). (JMC)

**Publication Type:**Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive

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**Audience:**Practitioners

**Language:**English

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**Authoring Institution:**American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges.